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Add 12/14 and 50/84

12/14 + 50/84 is 61/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 84 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 6 = 84,
    12/14 = 12 × 6/14 × 6 = 72/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    50/84 = 50 × 1/84 × 1 = 50/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    72/84 + 50/84 = 72 + 50/84 = 122/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/42
  6. In mixed form: 119/42

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