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Add 1/14 and 21/9

1st number: 1/14, 2nd number: 2 3/9

1/14 + 21/9 is 101/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 9 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 9 = 126,
    1/14 = 1 × 9/14 × 9 = 9/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 14 = 126,
    21/9 = 21 × 14/9 × 14 = 294/126
  4. Add the two fractions:
    9/126 + 294/126 = 9 + 294/126 = 303/126
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 101/42
  6. In mixed form: 217/42

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