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Add 1/14 and 4/27

1/14 + 4/27 is 83/378.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 27 is 378
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 27 = 378,
    1/14 = 1 × 27/14 × 27 = 27/378
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 14 = 378,
    4/27 = 4 × 14/27 × 14 = 56/378
  4. Add the two fractions:
    27/378 + 56/378 = 27 + 56/378 = 83/378

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