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Add 14/96 and 70/50

1st number: 14/96, 2nd number: 1 20/50

14/96 + 70/50 is 371/240.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 96 and 50 is 2400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 96 × 25 = 2400,
    14/96 = 14 × 25/96 × 25 = 350/2400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 48 = 2400,
    70/50 = 70 × 48/50 × 48 = 3360/2400
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/2400 + 3360/2400 = 350 + 3360/2400 = 3710/2400
  5. 3710/2400 simplified gives 371/240
  6. So, 14/96 + 70/50 = 371/240
    In mixed form: 1131/240

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