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Add 16/28 and 56/27

1st number: 16/28, 2nd number: 2 2/27

16/28 + 56/27 is 500/189.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 27 is 756
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 27 = 756,
    16/28 = 16 × 27/28 × 27 = 432/756
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 28 = 756,
    56/27 = 56 × 28/27 × 28 = 1568/756
  4. Add the two fractions:
    432/756 + 1568/756 = 432 + 1568/756 = 2000/756
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 500/189
  6. In mixed form: 2122/189

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