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Add 70/75 and 27/16

1st number: 70/75, 2nd number: 1 11/16

70/75 + 27/16 is 629/240.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 16 is 1200
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 16 = 1200,
    70/75 = 70 × 16/75 × 16 = 1120/1200
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 75 = 1200,
    27/16 = 27 × 75/16 × 75 = 2025/1200
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1120/1200 + 2025/1200 = 1120 + 2025/1200 = 3145/1200
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 629/240
  6. In mixed form: 2149/240

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