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Add 6/28 and 27/12

1st number: 6/28, 2nd number: 2 3/12

6/28 + 27/12 is 69/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 12 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    6/28 = 6 × 3/28 × 3 = 18/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 7 = 84,
    27/12 = 27 × 7/12 × 7 = 189/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/84 + 189/84 = 18 + 189/84 = 207/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 69/28
  6. In mixed form: 213/28

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