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Add 12/6 and 30/27

1st number: 2 0/6, 2nd number: 1 3/27

12/6 + 30/27 is 28/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 27 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 9 = 54,
    12/6 = 12 × 9/6 × 9 = 108/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 2 = 54,
    30/27 = 30 × 2/27 × 2 = 60/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/54 + 60/54 = 108 + 60/54 = 168/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 28/9
  6. In mixed form: 31/9

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