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Add 6/3 and 18/27

1st number: 2 0/3, 2nd number: 18/27

6/3 + 18/27 is 8/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 27 is 27
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 9 = 27,
    6/3 = 6 × 9/3 × 9 = 54/27
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 1 = 27,
    18/27 = 18 × 1/27 × 1 = 18/27
  4. Add the two fractions:
    54/27 + 18/27 = 54 + 18/27 = 72/27
  5. 72/27 simplified gives 8/3
  6. So, 6/3 + 18/27 = 8/3
    In mixed form: 22/3

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