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Add 16/70 and 10/24

16/70 + 10/24 is 271/420.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 24 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 12 = 840,
    16/70 = 16 × 12/70 × 12 = 192/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 35 = 840,
    10/24 = 10 × 35/24 × 35 = 350/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    192/840 + 350/840 = 192 + 350/840 = 542/840
  5. 542/840 simplified gives 271/420
  6. So, 16/70 + 10/24 = 271/420

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