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Add 24/14 and 4/16

1st number: 1 10/14, 2nd number: 4/16

24/14 + 4/16 is 55/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 16 is 112
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 8 = 112,
    24/14 = 24 × 8/14 × 8 = 192/112
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 7 = 112,
    4/16 = 4 × 7/16 × 7 = 28/112
  4. Add the two fractions:
    192/112 + 28/112 = 192 + 28/112 = 220/112
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 55/28
  6. In mixed form: 127/28

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