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Add 1/27 and 4/16

1/27 + 4/16 is 31/108.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 16 is 432
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 16 = 432,
    1/27 = 1 × 16/27 × 16 = 16/432
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 27 = 432,
    4/16 = 4 × 27/16 × 27 = 108/432
  4. Add the two fractions:
    16/432 + 108/432 = 16 + 108/432 = 124/432
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 31/108

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