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Add 2/16 and 14/10

1st number: 2/16, 2nd number: 1 4/10

2/16 + 14/10 is 61/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 10 is 80
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 5 = 80,
    2/16 = 2 × 5/16 × 5 = 10/80
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 8 = 80,
    14/10 = 14 × 8/10 × 8 = 112/80
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/80 + 112/80 = 10 + 112/80 = 122/80
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/40
  6. In mixed form: 121/40

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