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Add 1/27 and 72/49

1st number: 1/27, 2nd number: 1 23/49

1/27 + 72/49 is 1993/1323.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 49 is 1323
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 49 = 1323,
    1/27 = 1 × 49/27 × 49 = 49/1323
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 27 = 1323,
    72/49 = 72 × 27/49 × 27 = 1944/1323
  4. Add the two fractions:
    49/1323 + 1944/1323 = 49 + 1944/1323 = 1993/1323
  5. So, 1/27 + 72/49 = 1993/1323
    In mixed form: 1670/1323

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