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Add 81/25 and 14/54

1st number: 3 6/25, 2nd number: 14/54

81/25 + 14/54 is 2362/675.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 54 is 1350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 54 = 1350,
    81/25 = 81 × 54/25 × 54 = 4374/1350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 25 = 1350,
    14/54 = 14 × 25/54 × 25 = 350/1350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    4374/1350 + 350/1350 = 4374 + 350/1350 = 4724/1350
  5. 4724/1350 simplified gives 2362/675
  6. So, 81/25 + 14/54 = 2362/675
    In mixed form: 3337/675

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