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Add 27/16 and 56/10

1st number: 1 11/16, 2nd number: 5 6/10

27/16 + 56/10 is 583/80.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 10 is 80
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 5 = 80,
    27/16 = 27 × 5/16 × 5 = 135/80
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 8 = 80,
    56/10 = 56 × 8/10 × 8 = 448/80
  4. Add the two fractions:
    135/80 + 448/80 = 135 + 448/80 = 583/80
  5. In mixed form: 723/80

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