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Add 9/7 and 2/18

1st number: 1 2/7, 2nd number: 2/18

9/7 + 2/18 is 88/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 18 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 18 = 126,
    9/7 = 9 × 18/7 × 18 = 162/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 7 = 126,
    2/18 = 2 × 7/18 × 7 = 14/126
  4. Add the two fractions:
    162/126 + 14/126 = 162 + 14/126 = 176/126
  5. 176/126 simplified gives 88/63
  6. So, 9/7 + 2/18 = 88/63
    In mixed form: 125/63

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