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Add 7/2 and 6/18

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

7/2 + 6/18 is 23/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 18 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 9 = 18,
    7/2 = 7 × 9/2 × 9 = 63/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 1 = 18,
    6/18 = 6 × 1/18 × 1 = 6/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    63/18 + 6/18 = 63 + 6/18 = 69/18
  5. 69/18 simplified gives 23/6
  6. So, 7/2 + 6/18 = 23/6
    In mixed form: 35/6

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