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Add 30/16 and 5/27

1st number: 1 14/16, 2nd number: 5/27

30/16 + 5/27 is 445/216.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 27 is 432
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 27 = 432,
    30/16 = 30 × 27/16 × 27 = 810/432
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 16 = 432,
    5/27 = 5 × 16/27 × 16 = 80/432
  4. Add the two fractions:
    810/432 + 80/432 = 810 + 80/432 = 890/432
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 445/216
  6. In mixed form: 213/216

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