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Add 27/8 and 56/30

1st number: 3 3/8, 2nd number: 1 26/30

27/8 + 56/30 is 629/120.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 30 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 15 = 120,
    27/8 = 27 × 15/8 × 15 = 405/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,
    56/30 = 56 × 4/30 × 4 = 224/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    405/120 + 224/120 = 405 + 224/120 = 629/120
  5. In mixed form: 529/120

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