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Add 14/4 and 8/25

1st number: 3 2/4, 2nd number: 8/25

14/4 + 8/25 is 191/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 25 is 100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 25 = 100,
    14/4 = 14 × 25/4 × 25 = 350/100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 4 = 100,
    8/25 = 8 × 4/25 × 4 = 32/100
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/100 + 32/100 = 350 + 32/100 = 382/100
  5. 382/100 simplified gives 191/50
  6. So, 14/4 + 8/25 = 191/50
    In mixed form: 341/50

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