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Add 14/7 and 9/16

1st number: 2 0/7, 2nd number: 9/16

14/7 + 9/16 is 41/16.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 16 is 112
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 16 = 112,
    14/7 = 14 × 16/7 × 16 = 224/112
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 7 = 112,
    9/16 = 9 × 7/16 × 7 = 63/112
  4. Add the two fractions:
    224/112 + 63/112 = 224 + 63/112 = 287/112
  5. 287/112 simplified gives 41/16
  6. So, 14/7 + 9/16 = 41/16
    In mixed form: 29/16

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