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Add 14/60 and 36/84

14/60 + 36/84 is 139/210.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 84 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    14/60 = 14 × 7/60 × 7 = 98/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 5 = 420,
    36/84 = 36 × 5/84 × 5 = 180/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    98/420 + 180/420 = 98 + 180/420 = 278/420
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 139/210

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