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Add 36/42 and 24/27

36/42 + 24/27 is 110/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 27 is 378
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 9 = 378,
    36/42 = 36 × 9/42 × 9 = 324/378
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 14 = 378,
    24/27 = 24 × 14/27 × 14 = 336/378
  4. Add the two fractions:
    324/378 + 336/378 = 324 + 336/378 = 660/378
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 110/63
  6. In mixed form: 147/63

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