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Add 5/10 and 14/27

5/10 + 14/27 is 55/54.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 27 is 270
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 27 = 270,
    5/10 = 5 × 27/10 × 27 = 135/270
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 10 = 270,
    14/27 = 14 × 10/27 × 10 = 140/270
  4. Add the two fractions:
    135/270 + 140/270 = 135 + 140/270 = 275/270
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 55/54
  6. In mixed form: 11/54

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