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Add 28/36 and 5/27

28/36 + 5/27 is 26/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 27 is 108
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 3 = 108,
    28/36 = 28 × 3/36 × 3 = 84/108
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 4 = 108,
    5/27 = 5 × 4/27 × 4 = 20/108
  4. Add the two fractions:
    84/108 + 20/108 = 84 + 20/108 = 104/108
  5. 104/108 simplified gives 26/27
  6. So, 28/36 + 5/27 = 26/27

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