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Add 14/6 and 27/7

1st number: 2 2/6, 2nd number: 3 6/7

14/6 + 27/7 is 130/21.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 7 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    14/6 = 14 × 7/6 × 7 = 98/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 6 = 42,
    27/7 = 27 × 6/7 × 6 = 162/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    98/42 + 162/42 = 98 + 162/42 = 260/42
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 130/21
  6. In mixed form: 64/21

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