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Add 54/36 and 35/3

1st number: 1 18/36, 2nd number: 11 2/3

54/36 + 35/3 is 79/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 3 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    54/36 = 54 × 1/36 × 1 = 54/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 12 = 36,
    35/3 = 35 × 12/3 × 12 = 420/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    54/36 + 420/36 = 54 + 420/36 = 474/36
  5. 474/36 simplified gives 79/6
  6. So, 54/36 + 35/3 = 79/6
    In mixed form: 131/6

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