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Add 56/27 and 5/20

1st number: 2 2/27, 2nd number: 5/20

56/27 + 5/20 is 251/108.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 20 is 540
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 20 = 540,
    56/27 = 56 × 20/27 × 20 = 1120/540
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 27 = 540,
    5/20 = 5 × 27/20 × 27 = 135/540
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1120/540 + 135/540 = 1120 + 135/540 = 1255/540
  5. 1255/540 simplified gives 251/108
  6. So, 56/27 + 5/20 = 251/108
    In mixed form: 235/108

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