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Add 75/12 and 9/16

1st number: 6 3/12, 2nd number: 9/16

75/12 + 9/16 is 109/16.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 16 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 4 = 48,
    75/12 = 75 × 4/12 × 4 = 300/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,
    9/16 = 9 × 3/16 × 3 = 27/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    300/48 + 27/48 = 300 + 27/48 = 327/48
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 109/16
  6. In mixed form: 613/16

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