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Add 10/14 and 3/36

10/14 + 3/36 is 67/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 36 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 18 = 252,
    10/14 = 10 × 18/14 × 18 = 180/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 7 = 252,
    3/36 = 3 × 7/36 × 7 = 21/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    180/252 + 21/252 = 180 + 21/252 = 201/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 67/84

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