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Add 4/5 and 8/27

4/5 + 8/27 is 148/135.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 27 is 135
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 27 = 135,
    4/5 = 4 × 27/5 × 27 = 108/135
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 5 = 135,
    8/27 = 8 × 5/27 × 5 = 40/135
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/135 + 40/135 = 108 + 40/135 = 148/135
  5. In mixed form: 113/135

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