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Add 2/54 and 63/8

1st number: 2/54, 2nd number: 7 7/8

2/54 + 63/8 is 1709/216.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 8 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 4 = 216,
    2/54 = 2 × 4/54 × 4 = 8/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 27 = 216,
    63/8 = 63 × 27/8 × 27 = 1701/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    8/216 + 1701/216 = 8 + 1701/216 = 1709/216
  5. So, 2/54 + 63/8 = 1709/216
    In mixed form: 7197/216

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