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Add 27/6 and 5/45

1st number: 4 3/6, 2nd number: 5/45

27/6 + 5/45 is 83/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 45 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 15 = 90,
    27/6 = 27 × 15/6 × 15 = 405/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,
    5/45 = 5 × 2/45 × 2 = 10/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    405/90 + 10/90 = 405 + 10/90 = 415/90
  5. 415/90 simplified gives 83/18
  6. So, 27/6 + 5/45 = 83/18
    In mixed form: 411/18

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