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Add 27/21 and 21/7

1st number: 1 6/21, 2nd number: 3 0/7

27/21 + 21/7 is 30/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 7 is 21
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 1 = 21,
    27/21 = 27 × 1/21 × 1 = 27/21
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 3 = 21,
    21/7 = 21 × 3/7 × 3 = 63/21
  4. Add the two fractions:
    27/21 + 63/21 = 27 + 63/21 = 90/21
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 30/7
  6. In mixed form: 42/7

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