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Add 24/70 and 14/20

24/70 + 14/20 is 73/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 20 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 2 = 140,
    24/70 = 24 × 2/70 × 2 = 48/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 7 = 140,
    14/20 = 14 × 7/20 × 7 = 98/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    48/140 + 98/140 = 48 + 98/140 = 146/140
  5. 146/140 simplified gives 73/70
  6. So, 24/70 + 14/20 = 73/70
    In mixed form: 13/70

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