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Add 70/45 and 3/27

1st number: 1 25/45, 2nd number: 3/27

70/45 + 3/27 is 5/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 27 is 135
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 3 = 135,
    70/45 = 70 × 3/45 × 3 = 210/135
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 5 = 135,
    3/27 = 3 × 5/27 × 5 = 15/135
  4. Add the two fractions:
    210/135 + 15/135 = 210 + 15/135 = 225/135
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 5/3
  6. In mixed form: 12/3

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