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Add 27/2 and 35/6

1st number: 13 1/2, 2nd number: 5 5/6

27/2 + 35/6 is 58/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 6 is 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 3 = 6,
    27/2 = 27 × 3/2 × 3 = 81/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 1 = 6,
    35/6 = 35 × 1/6 × 1 = 35/6
  4. Add the two fractions:
    81/6 + 35/6 = 81 + 35/6 = 116/6
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 58/3
  6. In mixed form: 191/3

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