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Add 14/84 and 35/18

1st number: 14/84, 2nd number: 1 17/18

14/84 + 35/18 is 19/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 18 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 3 = 252,
    14/84 = 14 × 3/84 × 3 = 42/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 14 = 252,
    35/18 = 35 × 14/18 × 14 = 490/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    42/252 + 490/252 = 42 + 490/252 = 532/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/9
  6. In mixed form: 21/9

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