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Add 2/7 and 27/16

1st number: 2/7, 2nd number: 1 11/16

2/7 + 27/16 is 221/112.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 16 is 112
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 16 = 112,
    2/7 = 2 × 16/7 × 16 = 32/112
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 7 = 112,
    27/16 = 27 × 7/16 × 7 = 189/112
  4. Add the two fractions:
    32/112 + 189/112 = 32 + 189/112 = 221/112
  5. So, 2/7 + 27/16 = 221/112
    In mixed form: 1109/112

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