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Add 14/7 and 24/70

1st number: 2 0/7, 2nd number: 24/70

14/7 + 24/70 is 82/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 70 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 10 = 70,
    14/7 = 14 × 10/7 × 10 = 140/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,
    24/70 = 24 × 1/70 × 1 = 24/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    140/70 + 24/70 = 140 + 24/70 = 164/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 82/35
  6. In mixed form: 212/35

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