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Add 35/18 and 20/54

1st number: 1 17/18, 2nd number: 20/54

35/18 + 20/54 is 125/54.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 3 = 54,
    35/18 = 35 × 3/18 × 3 = 105/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    20/54 = 20 × 1/54 × 1 = 20/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    105/54 + 20/54 = 105 + 20/54 = 125/54
  5. In mixed form: 217/54

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