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Add 36/27 and 10/5

1st number: 1 9/27, 2nd number: 2 0/5

36/27 + 10/5 is 10/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 5 is 135
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 5 = 135,
    36/27 = 36 × 5/27 × 5 = 180/135
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 27 = 135,
    10/5 = 10 × 27/5 × 27 = 270/135
  4. Add the two fractions:
    180/135 + 270/135 = 180 + 270/135 = 450/135
  5. 450/135 simplified gives 10/3
  6. So, 36/27 + 10/5 = 10/3
    In mixed form: 31/3

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