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Add 56/18 and 15/36

1st number: 3 2/18, 2nd number: 15/36

56/18 + 15/36 is 127/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 36 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 2 = 36,
    56/18 = 56 × 2/18 × 2 = 112/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    15/36 = 15 × 1/36 × 1 = 15/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    112/36 + 15/36 = 112 + 15/36 = 127/36
  5. So, 56/18 + 15/36 = 127/36
    In mixed form: 319/36

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