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Add 60/18 and 24/3

1st number: 3 6/18, 2nd number: 8 0/3

60/18 + 24/3 is 34/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 3 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 1 = 18,
    60/18 = 60 × 1/18 × 1 = 60/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 6 = 18,
    24/3 = 24 × 6/3 × 6 = 144/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    60/18 + 144/18 = 60 + 144/18 = 204/18
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 34/3
  6. In mixed form: 111/3

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