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Add 70/3 and 12/54

1st number: 23 1/3, 2nd number: 12/54

70/3 + 12/54 is 212/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 18 = 54,
    70/3 = 70 × 18/3 × 18 = 1260/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    12/54 = 12 × 1/54 × 1 = 12/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1260/54 + 12/54 = 1260 + 12/54 = 1272/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 212/9
  6. In mixed form: 235/9

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