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Add 6/12 and 18/25

6/12 + 18/25 is 61/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 25 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    6/12 = 6 × 25/12 × 25 = 150/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 12 = 300,
    18/25 = 18 × 12/25 × 12 = 216/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/300 + 216/300 = 150 + 216/300 = 366/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/50
  6. In mixed form: 111/50

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