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Add 8/6 and 15/54

1st number: 1 2/6, 2nd number: 15/54

8/6 + 15/54 is 29/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 9 = 54,
    8/6 = 8 × 9/6 × 9 = 72/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    15/54 = 15 × 1/54 × 1 = 15/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    72/54 + 15/54 = 72 + 15/54 = 87/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 29/18
  6. In mixed form: 111/18

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