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Add 9/7 and 2/27

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

9/7 + 2/27 is 257/189.

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,
    9/7 = 9 × 27/7 × 27 = 243/189
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 7 = 189,
    2/27 = 2 × 7/27 × 7 = 14/189
  4. Add the two fractions:
    243/189 + 14/189 = 243 + 14/189 = 257/189
  5. In mixed form: 168/189

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