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Add 1/21 and 70/27

1st number: 1/21, 2nd number: 2 16/27

1/21 + 70/27 is 499/189.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 27 is 189
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 9 = 189,
    1/21 = 1 × 9/21 × 9 = 9/189
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 7 = 189,
    70/27 = 70 × 7/27 × 7 = 490/189
  4. Add the two fractions:
    9/189 + 490/189 = 9 + 490/189 = 499/189
  5. In mixed form: 2121/189

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