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Add 27/54 and 35/9

1st number: 27/54, 2nd number: 3 8/9

27/54 + 35/9 is 79/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 9 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    27/54 = 27 × 1/54 × 1 = 27/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 6 = 54,
    35/9 = 35 × 6/9 × 6 = 210/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    27/54 + 210/54 = 27 + 210/54 = 237/54
  5. 237/54 simplified gives 79/18
  6. So, 27/54 + 35/9 = 79/18
    In mixed form: 47/18

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