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Add 9/3 and 20/36

1st number: 3 0/3, 2nd number: 20/36

9/3 + 20/36 is 32/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 36 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 12 = 36,
    9/3 = 9 × 12/3 × 12 = 108/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    20/36 = 20 × 1/36 × 1 = 20/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/36 + 20/36 = 108 + 20/36 = 128/36
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 32/9
  6. In mixed form: 35/9

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