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Add 1/5 and 14/63

1/5 + 14/63 is 19/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 63 is 315
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 63 = 315,
    1/5 = 1 × 63/5 × 63 = 63/315
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 5 = 315,
    14/63 = 14 × 5/63 × 5 = 70/315
  4. Add the two fractions:
    63/315 + 70/315 = 63 + 70/315 = 133/315
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/45

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