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Add 54/2 and 1/60

1st number: 27 0/2, 2nd number: 1/60

54/2 + 1/60 is 1621/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 30 = 60,
    54/2 = 54 × 30/2 × 30 = 1620/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    1/60 = 1 × 1/60 × 1 = 1/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1620/60 + 1/60 = 1620 + 1/60 = 1621/60
  5. In mixed form: 271/60

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