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Add 27/12 and 35/6

1st number: 2 3/12, 2nd number: 5 5/6

27/12 + 35/6 is 97/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 6 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 1 = 12,
    27/12 = 27 × 1/12 × 1 = 27/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 2 = 12,
    35/6 = 35 × 2/6 × 2 = 70/12
  4. Add the two fractions:
    27/12 + 70/12 = 27 + 70/12 = 97/12
  5. In mixed form: 81/12

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