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Add 15/12 and 1/14

1st number: 1 3/12, 2nd number: 1/14

15/12 + 1/14 is 37/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 14 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 7 = 84,
    15/12 = 15 × 7/12 × 7 = 105/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 6 = 84,
    1/14 = 1 × 6/14 × 6 = 6/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    105/84 + 6/84 = 105 + 6/84 = 111/84
  5. 111/84 simplified gives 37/28
  6. So, 15/12 + 1/14 = 37/28
    In mixed form: 19/28

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