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Add 14/40 and 14/50

14/40 + 14/50 is 63/100.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 50 is 200
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 5 = 200,
    14/40 = 14 × 5/40 × 5 = 70/200
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 4 = 200,
    14/50 = 14 × 4/50 × 4 = 56/200
  4. Add the two fractions:
    70/200 + 56/200 = 70 + 56/200 = 126/200
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 63/100

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