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Add 36/28 and 24/27

1st number: 1 8/28, 2nd number: 24/27

36/28 + 24/27 is 137/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 27 is 756
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 27 = 756,
    36/28 = 36 × 27/28 × 27 = 972/756
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 28 = 756,
    24/27 = 24 × 28/27 × 28 = 672/756
  4. Add the two fractions:
    972/756 + 672/756 = 972 + 672/756 = 1644/756
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 137/63
  6. In mixed form: 211/63

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