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Add 6/28 and 18/6

1st number: 6/28, 2nd number: 3 0/6

6/28 + 18/6 is 45/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 6 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    6/28 = 6 × 3/28 × 3 = 18/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    18/6 = 18 × 14/6 × 14 = 252/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/84 + 252/84 = 18 + 252/84 = 270/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 45/14
  6. In mixed form: 33/14

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