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Add 1/7 and 10/27

1/7 + 10/27 is 97/189.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 27 is 189
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 27 = 189,
    1/7 = 1 × 27/7 × 27 = 27/189
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 7 = 189,
    10/27 = 10 × 7/27 × 7 = 70/189
  4. Add the two fractions:
    27/189 + 70/189 = 27 + 70/189 = 97/189

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