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Add 54/2 and 70/3

1st number: 27 0/2, 2nd number: 23 1/3

54/2 + 70/3 is 151/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 3 is 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 3 = 6,
    54/2 = 54 × 3/2 × 3 = 162/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 2 = 6,
    70/3 = 70 × 2/3 × 2 = 140/6
  4. Add the two fractions:
    162/6 + 140/6 = 162 + 140/6 = 302/6
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 151/3
  6. In mixed form: 501/3

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