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Add 14/6 and 63/21

1st number: 2 2/6, 2nd number: 3 0/21

14/6 + 63/21 is 16/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 21 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 21 × 2 = 42,
    63/21 = 63 × 2/21 × 2 = 126/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    98/42 + 126/42 = 98 + 126/42 = 224/42
  5. 224/42 simplified gives 16/3
  6. So, 14/6 + 63/21 = 16/3
    In mixed form: 51/3

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