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Add 27/16 and 8/20

1st number: 1 11/16, 2nd number: 8/20

27/16 + 8/20 is 167/80.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 20 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 20 × 4 = 80,
    8/20 = 8 × 4/20 × 4 = 32/80
  4. Add the two fractions:
    135/80 + 32/80 = 135 + 32/80 = 167/80
  5. So, 27/16 + 8/20 = 167/80
    In mixed form: 27/80

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