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Add 1/14 and 30/8

1st number: 1/14, 2nd number: 3 6/8

1/14 + 30/8 is 107/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 8 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 4 = 56,
    1/14 = 1 × 4/14 × 4 = 4/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,
    30/8 = 30 × 7/8 × 7 = 210/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    4/56 + 210/56 = 4 + 210/56 = 214/56
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 107/28
  6. In mixed form: 323/28

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