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Add 5/18 and 28/54

5/18 + 28/54 is 43/54.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 3 = 54,
    5/18 = 5 × 3/18 × 3 = 15/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    28/54 = 28 × 1/54 × 1 = 28/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    15/54 + 28/54 = 15 + 28/54 = 43/54

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