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Add 4/8 and 8/27

4/8 + 8/27 is 43/54.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 27 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 27 = 216,
    4/8 = 4 × 27/8 × 27 = 108/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 8 = 216,
    8/27 = 8 × 8/27 × 8 = 64/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/216 + 64/216 = 108 + 64/216 = 172/216
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 43/54

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