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Add 27/50 and 14/27

27/50 + 14/27 is 1429/1350.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 27 is 1350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 27 = 1350,
    27/50 = 27 × 27/50 × 27 = 729/1350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 50 = 1350,
    14/27 = 14 × 50/27 × 50 = 700/1350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    729/1350 + 700/1350 = 729 + 700/1350 = 1429/1350
  5. In mixed form: 179/1350

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