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Add 27/12 and 5/75

1st number: 2 3/12, 2nd number: 5/75

27/12 + 5/75 is 139/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 75 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    27/12 = 27 × 25/12 × 25 = 675/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 4 = 300,
    5/75 = 5 × 4/75 × 4 = 20/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    675/300 + 20/300 = 675 + 20/300 = 695/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 139/60
  6. In mixed form: 219/60

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