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36 + 59 is 1918.

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 6 and 9 is**18**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 18 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 3 = 18,

36 = 3 × 36 × 3 = 918 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,

59 = 5 × 29 × 2 = 1018 - Add the two like fractions:

918 + 1018 = 9 + 1018 = 1918 - So, 3/6 + 5/9 = 19/18

In mixed form: 1118

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