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Add 40/21 and 3/81

1st number: 1 19/21, 2nd number: 3/81

40/21 + 3/81 is 367/189.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 81 is 567
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 27 = 567,
    40/21 = 40 × 27/21 × 27 = 1080/567
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 81 × 7 = 567,
    3/81 = 3 × 7/81 × 7 = 21/567
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1080/567 + 21/567 = 1080 + 21/567 = 1101/567
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 367/189
  6. In mixed form: 1178/189

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