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Add 27/2 and 2/10

1st number: 13 1/2, 2nd number: 2/10

27/2 + 2/10 is 137/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 10 is 10
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 5 = 10,
    27/2 = 27 × 5/2 × 5 = 135/10
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 1 = 10,
    2/10 = 2 × 1/10 × 1 = 2/10
  4. Add the two fractions:
    135/10 + 2/10 = 135 + 2/10 = 137/10
  5. In mixed form: 137/10

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