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Add 27/8 and 15/75

1st number: 3 3/8, 2nd number: 15/75

27/8 + 15/75 is 143/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 75 is 600
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 75 = 600,
    27/8 = 27 × 75/8 × 75 = 2025/600
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 8 = 600,
    15/75 = 15 × 8/75 × 8 = 120/600
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2025/600 + 120/600 = 2025 + 120/600 = 2145/600
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 143/40
  6. In mixed form: 323/40

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