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Add 60/15 and 56/54

1st number: 4 0/15, 2nd number: 1 2/54

60/15 + 56/54 is 136/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 54 is 270
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 18 = 270,
    60/15 = 60 × 18/15 × 18 = 1080/270
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 5 = 270,
    56/54 = 56 × 5/54 × 5 = 280/270
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1080/270 + 280/270 = 1080 + 280/270 = 1360/270
  5. 1360/270 simplified gives 136/27
  6. So, 60/15 + 56/54 = 136/27
    In mixed form: 51/27

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