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Add 36/4 and 20/54

1st number: 9 0/4, 2nd number: 20/54

36/4 + 20/54 is 253/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 54 is 108
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 27 = 108,
    36/4 = 36 × 27/4 × 27 = 972/108
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 2 = 108,
    20/54 = 20 × 2/54 × 2 = 40/108
  4. Add the two fractions:
    972/108 + 40/108 = 972 + 40/108 = 1012/108
  5. 1012/108 simplified gives 253/27
  6. So, 36/4 + 20/54 = 253/27
    In mixed form: 910/27

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