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Add 4/16 and 6/27

4/16 + 6/27 is 17/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 27 is 432
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 27 = 432,
    4/16 = 4 × 27/16 × 27 = 108/432
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 16 = 432,
    6/27 = 6 × 16/27 × 16 = 96/432
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/432 + 96/432 = 108 + 96/432 = 204/432
  5. 204/432 simplified gives 17/36
  6. So, 4/16 + 6/27 = 17/36

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