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Add 16/14 and 70/84

1st number: 1 2/14, 2nd number: 70/84

16/14 + 70/84 is 83/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 84 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 6 = 84,
    16/14 = 16 × 6/14 × 6 = 96/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    70/84 = 70 × 1/84 × 1 = 70/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/84 + 70/84 = 96 + 70/84 = 166/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 83/42
  6. In mixed form: 141/42

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