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Add 14/8 and 10/14

1st number: 1 6/8, 2nd number: 10/14

14/8 + 10/14 is 69/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 14 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,
    14/8 = 14 × 7/8 × 7 = 98/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 4 = 56,
    10/14 = 10 × 4/14 × 4 = 40/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    98/56 + 40/56 = 98 + 40/56 = 138/56
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 69/28
  6. In mixed form: 213/28

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