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Add 35/3 and 72/54

1st number: 11 2/3, 2nd number: 1 18/54

35/3 + 72/54 is 13/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 18 = 54,
    35/3 = 35 × 18/3 × 18 = 630/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    72/54 = 72 × 1/54 × 1 = 72/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    630/54 + 72/54 = 630 + 72/54 = 702/54
  5. 702/54 simplified gives 13/1
  6. So, 35/3 + 72/54 = 13/1

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