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Add 8/14 and 56/27

1st number: 8/14, 2nd number: 2 2/27

8/14 + 56/27 is 500/189.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 27 is 378
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 27 = 378,
    8/14 = 8 × 27/14 × 27 = 216/378
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 14 = 378,
    56/27 = 56 × 14/27 × 14 = 784/378
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/378 + 784/378 = 216 + 784/378 = 1000/378
  5. 1000/378 simplified gives 500/189
  6. So, 8/14 + 56/27 = 500/189
    In mixed form: 2122/189

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