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Add 12/8 and 25/54

1st number: 1 4/8, 2nd number: 25/54

12/8 + 25/54 is 53/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 54 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 27 = 216,
    12/8 = 12 × 27/8 × 27 = 324/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 4 = 216,
    25/54 = 25 × 4/54 × 4 = 100/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    324/216 + 100/216 = 324 + 100/216 = 424/216
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 53/27
  6. In mixed form: 126/27

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