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Add 27/56 and 5/75

27/56 + 5/75 is 461/840.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 75 is 4200
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 75 = 4200,
    27/56 = 27 × 75/56 × 75 = 2025/4200
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 56 = 4200,
    5/75 = 5 × 56/75 × 56 = 280/4200
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2025/4200 + 280/4200 = 2025 + 280/4200 = 2305/4200
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 461/840

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