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Add 4/3 and 7/18

1st number: 1 1/3, 2nd number: 7/18

4/3 + 7/18 is 31/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 18 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 6 = 18,
    4/3 = 4 × 6/3 × 6 = 24/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 1 = 18,
    7/18 = 7 × 1/18 × 1 = 7/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    24/18 + 7/18 = 24 + 7/18 = 31/18
  5. In mixed form: 113/18

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