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Add 10/54 and 8/3

1st number: 10/54, 2nd number: 2 2/3

10/54 + 8/3 is 77/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 3 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    10/54 = 10 × 1/54 × 1 = 10/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 18 = 54,
    8/3 = 8 × 18/3 × 18 = 144/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/54 + 144/54 = 10 + 144/54 = 154/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 77/27
  6. In mixed form: 223/27

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