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Add 2/14 and 8/9

2/14 + 8/9 is 65/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 9 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 9 = 126,
    2/14 = 2 × 9/14 × 9 = 18/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 14 = 126,
    8/9 = 8 × 14/9 × 14 = 112/126
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/126 + 112/126 = 18 + 112/126 = 130/126
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 65/63
  6. In mixed form: 12/63

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