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Add 9/3 and 80/6

1st number: 3 0/3, 2nd number: 13 2/6

9/3 + 80/6 is 49/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 6 is 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 2 = 6,
    9/3 = 9 × 2/3 × 2 = 18/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 1 = 6,
    80/6 = 80 × 1/6 × 1 = 80/6
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/6 + 80/6 = 18 + 80/6 = 98/6
  5. 98/6 simplified gives 49/3
  6. So, 9/3 + 80/6 = 49/3
    In mixed form: 161/3

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