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Add 5/4 and 63/27

1st number: 1 1/4, 2nd number: 2 9/27

5/4 + 63/27 is 43/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 27 is 108
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 27 = 108,
    5/4 = 5 × 27/4 × 27 = 135/108
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 4 = 108,
    63/27 = 63 × 4/27 × 4 = 252/108
  4. Add the two fractions:
    135/108 + 252/108 = 135 + 252/108 = 387/108
  5. 387/108 simplified gives 43/12
  6. So, 5/4 + 63/27 = 43/12
    In mixed form: 37/12

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