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Add 2/40 and 14/10

1st number: 2/40, 2nd number: 1 4/10

2/40 + 14/10 is 29/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 10 is 40
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 1 = 40,
    2/40 = 2 × 1/40 × 1 = 2/40
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 4 = 40,
    14/10 = 14 × 4/10 × 4 = 56/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2/40 + 56/40 = 2 + 56/40 = 58/40
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 29/20
  6. In mixed form: 19/20

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