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Add 8/3 and 27/28

1st number: 2 2/3, 2nd number: 27/28

8/3 + 27/28 is 305/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 28 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 28 = 84,
    8/3 = 8 × 28/3 × 28 = 224/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    27/28 = 27 × 3/28 × 3 = 81/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    224/84 + 81/84 = 224 + 81/84 = 305/84
  5. In mixed form: 353/84

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