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Add 4/36 and 1/7

4/36 + 1/7 is 16/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 7 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 7 = 252,
    4/36 = 4 × 7/36 × 7 = 28/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 36 = 252,
    1/7 = 1 × 36/7 × 36 = 36/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    28/252 + 36/252 = 28 + 36/252 = 64/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 16/63

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