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Add 2/24 and 30/27

1st number: 2/24, 2nd number: 1 3/27

2/24 + 30/27 is 43/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 27 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 9 = 216,
    2/24 = 2 × 9/24 × 9 = 18/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 8 = 216,
    30/27 = 30 × 8/27 × 8 = 240/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/216 + 240/216 = 18 + 240/216 = 258/216
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 43/36
  6. In mixed form: 17/36

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