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Add 10/25 and 42/27

1st number: 10/25, 2nd number: 1 15/27

10/25 + 42/27 is 88/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 27 is 675
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 27 = 675,
    10/25 = 10 × 27/25 × 27 = 270/675
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 25 = 675,
    42/27 = 42 × 25/27 × 25 = 1050/675
  4. Add the two fractions:
    270/675 + 1050/675 = 270 + 1050/675 = 1320/675
  5. 1320/675 simplified gives 88/45
  6. So, 10/25 + 42/27 = 88/45
    In mixed form: 143/45

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