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Add 14/7 and 9/24

1st number: 2 0/7, 2nd number: 9/24

14/7 + 9/24 is 19/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 24 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 24 = 168,
    14/7 = 14 × 24/7 × 24 = 336/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,
    9/24 = 9 × 7/24 × 7 = 63/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    336/168 + 63/168 = 336 + 63/168 = 399/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/8
  6. In mixed form: 23/8

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