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Add 14/18 and 8/27

14/18 + 8/27 is 29/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 27 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 3 = 54,
    14/18 = 14 × 3/18 × 3 = 42/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 2 = 54,
    8/27 = 8 × 2/27 × 2 = 16/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    42/54 + 16/54 = 42 + 16/54 = 58/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 29/27
  6. In mixed form: 12/27

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