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Add 16/7 and 14/30

1st number: 2 2/7, 2nd number: 14/30

16/7 + 14/30 is 289/105.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 30 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 30 = 210,
    16/7 = 16 × 30/7 × 30 = 480/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    14/30 = 14 × 7/30 × 7 = 98/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    480/210 + 98/210 = 480 + 98/210 = 578/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 289/105
  6. In mixed form: 279/105

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