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Add 27/6 and 10/15

1st number: 4 3/6, 2nd number: 10/15

27/6 + 10/15 is 31/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 15 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    27/6 = 27 × 5/6 × 5 = 135/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 2 = 30,
    10/15 = 10 × 2/15 × 2 = 20/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    135/30 + 20/30 = 135 + 20/30 = 155/30
  5. 155/30 simplified gives 31/6
  6. So, 27/6 + 10/15 = 31/6
    In mixed form: 51/6

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