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Add 24/49 and 28/27

1st number: 24/49, 2nd number: 1 1/27

24/49 + 28/27 is 2020/1323.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 27 is 1323
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 27 = 1323,
    24/49 = 24 × 27/49 × 27 = 648/1323
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 49 = 1323,
    28/27 = 28 × 49/27 × 49 = 1372/1323
  4. Add the two fractions:
    648/1323 + 1372/1323 = 648 + 1372/1323 = 2020/1323
  5. So, 24/49 + 28/27 = 2020/1323
    In mixed form: 1697/1323

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