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Add 16/2 and 2/28

1st number: 8 0/2, 2nd number: 2/28

16/2 + 2/28 is 113/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 28 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 14 = 28,
    16/2 = 16 × 14/2 × 14 = 224/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 1 = 28,
    2/28 = 2 × 1/28 × 1 = 2/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    224/28 + 2/28 = 224 + 2/28 = 226/28
  5. 226/28 simplified gives 113/14
  6. So, 16/2 + 2/28 = 113/14
    In mixed form: 81/14

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