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Add 2/6 and 15/27

2/6 + 15/27 is 8/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 27 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 9 = 54,
    2/6 = 2 × 9/6 × 9 = 18/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 2 = 54,
    15/27 = 15 × 2/27 × 2 = 30/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/54 + 30/54 = 18 + 30/54 = 48/54
  5. 48/54 simplified gives 8/9
  6. So, 2/6 + 15/27 = 8/9

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