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Add 24/4 and 14/21

1st number: 6 0/4, 2nd number: 14/21

24/4 + 14/21 is 20/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 21 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 21 = 84,
    24/4 = 24 × 21/4 × 21 = 504/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 21 × 4 = 84,
    14/21 = 14 × 4/21 × 4 = 56/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    504/84 + 56/84 = 504 + 56/84 = 560/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 20/3
  6. In mixed form: 62/3

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