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Add 54/18 and 6/9

1st number: 3 0/18, 2nd number: 6/9

54/18 + 6/9 is 11/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 9 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 1 = 18,
    54/18 = 54 × 1/18 × 1 = 54/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,
    6/9 = 6 × 2/9 × 2 = 12/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    54/18 + 12/18 = 54 + 12/18 = 66/18
  5. 66/18 simplified gives 11/3
  6. So, 54/18 + 6/9 = 11/3
    In mixed form: 32/3

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