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Add 63/14 and 27/8

1st number: 4 7/14, 2nd number: 3 3/8

63/14 + 27/8 is 63/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 8 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 4 = 56,
    63/14 = 63 × 4/14 × 4 = 252/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,
    27/8 = 27 × 7/8 × 7 = 189/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    252/56 + 189/56 = 252 + 189/56 = 441/56
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 63/8
  6. In mixed form: 77/8

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