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Add 16/25 and 70/8

1st number: 16/25, 2nd number: 8 6/8

16/25 + 70/8 is 939/100.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 8 is 200
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 8 = 200,
    16/25 = 16 × 8/25 × 8 = 128/200
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 25 = 200,
    70/8 = 70 × 25/8 × 25 = 1750/200
  4. Add the two fractions:
    128/200 + 1750/200 = 128 + 1750/200 = 1878/200
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 939/100
  6. In mixed form: 939/100

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