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Add 16/9 and 27/10

1st number: 1 7/9, 2nd number: 2 7/10

16/9 + 27/10 is 403/90.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 10 is 90

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 10 = 90,
    16/9 = 16 × 10/9 × 10 = 160/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 9 = 90,
    27/10 = 27 × 9/10 × 9 = 243/90
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    160/90 + 243/90 = 160 + 243/90 = 403/90
  5. So, 16/9 + 27/10 = 403/90
    In mixed form: 443/90

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