add and simplify fractions

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8/27+7/45+3/10

Mar 18th, 2015

First, find a common denominator, which in this case is 270.

In order to get 270 in the denominator, we must also multiply the numerator by the same amount.

Thus, 8*10/27*10+7*6/45*6+3*27/10*27 = 80/270+42/270+81/270

Therefore, 161/270+42/270 = 203/270

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