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Add 30/24 and 5/27

1st number: 1 6/24, 2nd number: 5/27

30/24 + 5/27 is 155/108.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 27 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 9 = 216,
    30/24 = 30 × 9/24 × 9 = 270/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 8 = 216,
    5/27 = 5 × 8/27 × 8 = 40/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    270/216 + 40/216 = 270 + 40/216 = 310/216
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 155/108
  6. In mixed form: 147/108

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