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Add 36/4 and 21/36

1st number: 9 0/4, 2nd number: 21/36

36/4 + 21/36 is 115/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 36 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 9 = 36,
    36/4 = 36 × 9/4 × 9 = 324/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    21/36 = 21 × 1/36 × 1 = 21/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    324/36 + 21/36 = 324 + 21/36 = 345/36
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 115/12
  6. In mixed form: 97/12

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