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Add 84/24 and 75/18

1st number: 3 12/24, 2nd number: 4 3/18

84/24 + 75/18 is 23/3.

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,
    84/24 = 84 × 3/24 × 3 = 252/72
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 4 = 72,
    75/18 = 75 × 4/18 × 4 = 300/72
  4. Add the two fractions:
    252/72 + 300/72 = 252 + 300/72 = 552/72
  5. 552/72 simplified gives 23/3
  6. So, 84/24 + 75/18 = 23/3
    In mixed form: 72/3

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