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Add 27/14 and 63/8

1st number: 1 13/14, 2nd number: 7 7/8

27/14 + 63/8 is 549/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 8 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 4 = 56,
    27/14 = 27 × 4/14 × 4 = 108/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,
    63/8 = 63 × 7/8 × 7 = 441/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/56 + 441/56 = 108 + 441/56 = 549/56
  5. In mixed form: 945/56

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