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Add 4/18 and 3/45

4/18 + 3/45 is 13/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 45 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 5 = 90,
    4/18 = 4 × 5/18 × 5 = 20/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,
    3/45 = 3 × 2/45 × 2 = 6/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/90 + 6/90 = 20 + 6/90 = 26/90
  5. 26/90 simplified gives 13/45
  6. So, 4/18 + 3/45 = 13/45

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