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Add 14/4 and 27/45

1st number: 3 2/4, 2nd number: 27/45

14/4 + 27/45 is 41/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 45 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 45 = 180,
    14/4 = 14 × 45/4 × 45 = 630/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 4 = 180,
    27/45 = 27 × 4/45 × 4 = 108/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    630/180 + 108/180 = 630 + 108/180 = 738/180
  5. 738/180 simplified gives 41/10
  6. So, 14/4 + 27/45 = 41/10
    In mixed form: 41/10

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