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Add 14/6 and 8/81

1st number: 2 2/6, 2nd number: 8/81

14/6 + 8/81 is 197/81.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 81 is 162
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 27 = 162,
    14/6 = 14 × 27/6 × 27 = 378/162
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 81 × 2 = 162,
    8/81 = 8 × 2/81 × 2 = 16/162
  4. Add the two fractions:
    378/162 + 16/162 = 378 + 16/162 = 394/162
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 197/81
  6. In mixed form: 235/81

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