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Add 36/2 and 2/60

1st number: 18 0/2, 2nd number: 2/60

36/2 + 2/60 is 541/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 30 = 60,
    36/2 = 36 × 30/2 × 30 = 1080/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    2/60 = 2 × 1/60 × 1 = 2/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1080/60 + 2/60 = 1080 + 2/60 = 1082/60
  5. 1082/60 simplified gives 541/30
  6. So, 36/2 + 2/60 = 541/30
    In mixed form: 181/30

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