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Add 27/6 and 5/3

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

27/6 + 5/3 is 37/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 3 is 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 1 = 6,
    27/6 = 27 × 1/6 × 1 = 27/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 2 = 6,
    5/3 = 5 × 2/3 × 2 = 10/6
  4. Add the two fractions:
    27/6 + 10/6 = 27 + 10/6 = 37/6
  5. In mixed form: 61/6

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