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Add 15/14 and 3/9

1st number: 1 1/14, 2nd number: 3/9

15/14 + 3/9 is 59/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 9 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 9 = 126,
    15/14 = 15 × 9/14 × 9 = 135/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 14 = 126,
    3/9 = 3 × 14/9 × 14 = 42/126
  4. Add the two fractions:
    135/126 + 42/126 = 135 + 42/126 = 177/126
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 59/42
  6. In mixed form: 117/42

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