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Add 27/32 and 56/70

27/32 + 56/70 is 263/160.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 32 and 70 is 1120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 32 × 35 = 1120,
    27/32 = 27 × 35/32 × 35 = 945/1120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 16 = 1120,
    56/70 = 56 × 16/70 × 16 = 896/1120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    945/1120 + 896/1120 = 945 + 896/1120 = 1841/1120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 263/160
  6. In mixed form: 1103/160

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