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Add 27/25 and 42/27

1st number: 1 2/25, 2nd number: 1 15/27

27/25 + 42/27 is 593/225.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 27 is 675
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 27 = 675,
    27/25 = 27 × 27/25 × 27 = 729/675
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 25 = 675,
    42/27 = 42 × 25/27 × 25 = 1050/675
  4. Add the two fractions:
    729/675 + 1050/675 = 729 + 1050/675 = 1779/675
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 593/225
  6. In mixed form: 2143/225

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