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Add 14/24 and 70/50

1st number: 14/24, 2nd number: 1 20/50

14/24 + 70/50 is 119/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 50 is 600
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 25 = 600,
    14/24 = 14 × 25/24 × 25 = 350/600
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 12 = 600,
    70/50 = 70 × 12/50 × 12 = 840/600
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/600 + 840/600 = 350 + 840/600 = 1190/600
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 119/60
  6. In mixed form: 159/60

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