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Add 4/18 and 3/9

4/18 + 3/9 is 5/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 9 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 1 = 18,
    4/18 = 4 × 1/18 × 1 = 4/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,
    3/9 = 3 × 2/9 × 2 = 6/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    4/18 + 6/18 = 4 + 6/18 = 10/18
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 5/9

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