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Add 2/15 and 16/7

1st number: 2/15, 2nd number: 2 2/7

2/15 + 16/7 is 254/105.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 7 is 105
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 7 = 105,
    2/15 = 2 × 7/15 × 7 = 14/105
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 15 = 105,
    16/7 = 16 × 15/7 × 15 = 240/105
  4. Add the two fractions:
    14/105 + 240/105 = 14 + 240/105 = 254/105
  5. In mixed form: 244/105

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