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Add 1/27 and 60/48

1st number: 1/27, 2nd number: 1 12/48

1/27 + 60/48 is 139/108.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 48 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 48 × 9 = 432,
    60/48 = 60 × 9/48 × 9 = 540/432
  4. Add the two fractions:
    16/432 + 540/432 = 16 + 540/432 = 556/432
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 139/108
  6. In mixed form: 131/108

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