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Add 27/54 and 20/14

1st number: 27/54, 2nd number: 1 6/14

27/54 + 20/14 is 27/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 14 is 378
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 7 = 378,
    27/54 = 27 × 7/54 × 7 = 189/378
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 27 = 378,
    20/14 = 20 × 27/14 × 27 = 540/378
  4. Add the two fractions:
    189/378 + 540/378 = 189 + 540/378 = 729/378
  5. 729/378 simplified gives 27/14
  6. So, 27/54 + 20/14 = 27/14
    In mixed form: 113/14

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