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Add 18/14 and 2/28

1st number: 1 4/14, 2nd number: 2/28

18/14 + 2/28 is 19/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 28 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 2 = 28,
    18/14 = 18 × 2/14 × 2 = 36/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 1 = 28,
    2/28 = 2 × 1/28 × 1 = 2/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    36/28 + 2/28 = 36 + 2/28 = 38/28
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/14
  6. In mixed form: 15/14

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