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Add 90/5 and 8/18

1st number: 18 0/5, 2nd number: 8/18

90/5 + 8/18 is 166/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 18 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 18 = 90,
    90/5 = 90 × 18/5 × 18 = 1620/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 5 = 90,
    8/18 = 8 × 5/18 × 5 = 40/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1620/90 + 40/90 = 1620 + 40/90 = 1660/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 166/9
  6. In mixed form: 184/9

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