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Add 3/84 and 60/54

1st number: 3/84, 2nd number: 1 6/54

3/84 + 60/54 is 289/252.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 54 is 756
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 9 = 756,
    3/84 = 3 × 9/84 × 9 = 27/756
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 14 = 756,
    60/54 = 60 × 14/54 × 14 = 840/756
  4. Add the two fractions:
    27/756 + 840/756 = 27 + 840/756 = 867/756
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 289/252
  6. In mixed form: 137/252

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