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Add 2/27 and 60/8

1st number: 2/27, 2nd number: 7 4/8

2/27 + 60/8 is 409/54.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 8 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 8 = 216,
    2/27 = 2 × 8/27 × 8 = 16/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 27 = 216,
    60/8 = 60 × 27/8 × 27 = 1620/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    16/216 + 1620/216 = 16 + 1620/216 = 1636/216
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 409/54
  6. In mixed form: 731/54

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