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Add 60/21 and 9/81

1st number: 2 18/21, 2nd number: 9/81

60/21 + 9/81 is 187/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 81 is 567
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 27 = 567,
    60/21 = 60 × 27/21 × 27 = 1620/567
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 81 × 7 = 567,
    9/81 = 9 × 7/81 × 7 = 63/567
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1620/567 + 63/567 = 1620 + 63/567 = 1683/567
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 187/63
  6. In mixed form: 261/63

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