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Add 45/36 and 60/54

1st number: 1 9/36, 2nd number: 1 6/54

45/36 + 60/54 is 85/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 54 is 108
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 3 = 108,
    45/36 = 45 × 3/36 × 3 = 135/108
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 2 = 108,
    60/54 = 60 × 2/54 × 2 = 120/108
  4. Add the two fractions:
    135/108 + 120/108 = 135 + 120/108 = 255/108
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 85/36
  6. In mixed form: 213/36

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