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Add 27/2 and 5/75

1st number: 13 1/2, 2nd number: 5/75

27/2 + 5/75 is 407/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 75 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 75 = 150,
    27/2 = 27 × 75/2 × 75 = 2025/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 2 = 150,
    5/75 = 5 × 2/75 × 2 = 10/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2025/150 + 10/150 = 2025 + 10/150 = 2035/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 407/30
  6. In mixed form: 1317/30

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