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Add 3/27 and 2/10

3/27 + 2/10 is 14/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 10 is 270
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 10 = 270,
    3/27 = 3 × 10/27 × 10 = 30/270
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 27 = 270,
    2/10 = 2 × 27/10 × 27 = 54/270
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/270 + 54/270 = 30 + 54/270 = 84/270
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 14/45

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