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Add 27/70 and 10/8

1st number: 27/70, 2nd number: 1 2/8

27/70 + 10/8 is 229/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 8 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 4 = 280,
    27/70 = 27 × 4/70 × 4 = 108/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 35 = 280,
    10/8 = 10 × 35/8 × 35 = 350/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/280 + 350/280 = 108 + 350/280 = 458/280
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 229/140
  6. In mixed form: 189/140

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