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Add 6/4 and 35/18

1st number: 1 2/4, 2nd number: 1 17/18

6/4 + 35/18 is 31/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 18 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 9 = 36,
    6/4 = 6 × 9/4 × 9 = 54/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 2 = 36,
    35/18 = 35 × 2/18 × 2 = 70/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    54/36 + 70/36 = 54 + 70/36 = 124/36
  5. 124/36 simplified gives 31/9
  6. So, 6/4 + 35/18 = 31/9
    In mixed form: 34/9

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