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Add 27/75 and 14/9

1st number: 27/75, 2nd number: 1 5/9

27/75 + 14/9 is 431/225.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 9 is 225
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 3 = 225,
    27/75 = 27 × 3/75 × 3 = 81/225
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 25 = 225,
    14/9 = 14 × 25/9 × 25 = 350/225
  4. Add the two fractions:
    81/225 + 350/225 = 81 + 350/225 = 431/225
  5. In mixed form: 1206/225

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