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Add 7/36 and 7/16

7/36 + 7/16 is 91/144.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 16 is 144
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 4 = 144,
    7/36 = 7 × 4/36 × 4 = 28/144
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 9 = 144,
    7/16 = 7 × 9/16 × 9 = 63/144
  4. Add the two fractions:
    28/144 + 63/144 = 28 + 63/144 = 91/144

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