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Add 27/16 and 5/75

1st number: 1 11/16, 2nd number: 5/75

27/16 + 5/75 is 421/240.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 75 is 1200
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 75 = 1200,
    27/16 = 27 × 75/16 × 75 = 2025/1200
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 16 = 1200,
    5/75 = 5 × 16/75 × 16 = 80/1200
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2025/1200 + 80/1200 = 2025 + 80/1200 = 2105/1200
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 421/240
  6. In mixed form: 1181/240

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