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Add 4/16 and 6/18

4/16 + 6/18 is 7/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 18 is 144
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 9 = 144,
    4/16 = 4 × 9/16 × 9 = 36/144
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 8 = 144,
    6/18 = 6 × 8/18 × 8 = 48/144
  4. Add the two fractions:
    36/144 + 48/144 = 36 + 48/144 = 84/144
  5. 84/144 simplified gives 7/12
  6. So, 4/16 + 6/18 = 7/12

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