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Add 24/70 and 14/10

1st number: 24/70, 2nd number: 1 4/10

24/70 + 14/10 is 61/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,
    24/70 = 24 × 1/70 × 1 = 24/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    14/10 = 14 × 7/10 × 7 = 98/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    24/70 + 98/70 = 24 + 98/70 = 122/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/35
  6. In mixed form: 126/35

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