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Add 8/7 and 56/27

1st number: 1 1/7, 2nd number: 2 2/27

8/7 + 56/27 is 608/189.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 27 is 189
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 27 = 189,
    8/7 = 8 × 27/7 × 27 = 216/189
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 7 = 189,
    56/27 = 56 × 7/27 × 7 = 392/189
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/189 + 392/189 = 216 + 392/189 = 608/189
  5. In mixed form: 341/189

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