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Add 75/24 and 35/18

1st number: 3 3/24, 2nd number: 1 17/18

75/24 + 35/18 is 365/72.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 18 is 72
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 3 = 72,
    75/24 = 75 × 3/24 × 3 = 225/72
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 4 = 72,
    35/18 = 35 × 4/18 × 4 = 140/72
  4. Add the two fractions:
    225/72 + 140/72 = 225 + 140/72 = 365/72
  5. In mixed form: 55/72

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