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Add 3/54 and 63/8

1st number: 3/54, 2nd number: 7 7/8

3/54 + 63/8 is 571/72.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 8 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 4 = 216,
    3/54 = 3 × 4/54 × 4 = 12/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 27 = 216,
    63/8 = 63 × 27/8 × 27 = 1701/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    12/216 + 1701/216 = 12 + 1701/216 = 1713/216
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 571/72
  6. In mixed form: 767/72

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