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Add 10/84 and 7/9

10/84 + 7/9 is 113/126.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 9 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 3 = 252,
    10/84 = 10 × 3/84 × 3 = 30/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 28 = 252,
    7/9 = 7 × 28/9 × 28 = 196/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/252 + 196/252 = 30 + 196/252 = 226/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 113/126

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