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Add 27/7 and 5/63

1st number: 3 6/7, 2nd number: 5/63

27/7 + 5/63 is 248/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 63 is 63
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 9 = 63,
    27/7 = 27 × 9/7 × 9 = 243/63
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 1 = 63,
    5/63 = 5 × 1/63 × 1 = 5/63
  4. Add the two fractions:
    243/63 + 5/63 = 243 + 5/63 = 248/63
  5. In mixed form: 359/63

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