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Add 3/5 and 84/27

1st number: 3/5, 2nd number: 3 3/27

3/5 + 84/27 is 167/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 27 is 135
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 27 = 135,
    3/5 = 3 × 27/5 × 27 = 81/135
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 5 = 135,
    84/27 = 84 × 5/27 × 5 = 420/135
  4. Add the two fractions:
    81/135 + 420/135 = 81 + 420/135 = 501/135
  5. 501/135 simplified gives 167/45
  6. So, 3/5 + 84/27 = 167/45
    In mixed form: 332/45

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