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Add 27/45 and 6/36

27/45 + 6/36 is 23/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 36 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 4 = 180,
    27/45 = 27 × 4/45 × 4 = 108/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 5 = 180,
    6/36 = 6 × 5/36 × 5 = 30/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/180 + 30/180 = 108 + 30/180 = 138/180
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23/30

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