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Add 40/25 and 6/18

1st number: 1 15/25, 2nd number: 6/18

40/25 + 6/18 is 29/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 18 is 450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 18 = 450,
    40/25 = 40 × 18/25 × 18 = 720/450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 25 = 450,
    6/18 = 6 × 25/18 × 25 = 150/450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    720/450 + 150/450 = 720 + 150/450 = 870/450
  5. 870/450 simplified gives 29/15
  6. So, 40/25 + 6/18 = 29/15
    In mixed form: 114/15

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