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Add 60/28 and 27/18

1st number: 2 4/28, 2nd number: 1 9/18

60/28 + 27/18 is 51/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 18 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 9 = 252,
    60/28 = 60 × 9/28 × 9 = 540/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 14 = 252,
    27/18 = 27 × 14/18 × 14 = 378/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    540/252 + 378/252 = 540 + 378/252 = 918/252
  5. 918/252 simplified gives 51/14
  6. So, 60/28 + 27/18 = 51/14
    In mixed form: 39/14

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