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Add 40/14 and 56/27

1st number: 2 12/14, 2nd number: 2 2/27

40/14 + 56/27 is 932/189.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 27 is 378
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 27 = 378,
    40/14 = 40 × 27/14 × 27 = 1080/378
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 14 = 378,
    56/27 = 56 × 14/27 × 14 = 784/378
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1080/378 + 784/378 = 1080 + 784/378 = 1864/378
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 932/189
  6. In mixed form: 4176/189

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