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Add 9/2 and 15/27

1st number: 4 1/2, 2nd number: 15/27

9/2 + 15/27 is 91/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 27 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 27 = 54,
    9/2 = 9 × 27/2 × 27 = 243/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 2 = 54,
    15/27 = 15 × 2/27 × 2 = 30/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    243/54 + 30/54 = 243 + 30/54 = 273/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 91/18
  6. In mixed form: 51/18

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