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Add 12/6 and 27/84

1st number: 2 0/6, 2nd number: 27/84

12/6 + 27/84 is 65/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 84 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    12/6 = 12 × 14/6 × 14 = 168/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    27/84 = 27 × 1/84 × 1 = 27/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    168/84 + 27/84 = 168 + 27/84 = 195/84
  5. 195/84 simplified gives 65/28
  6. So, 12/6 + 27/84 = 65/28
    In mixed form: 29/28

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