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Add 24/84 and 14/70

24/84 + 14/70 is 17/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 70 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 5 = 420,
    24/84 = 24 × 5/84 × 5 = 120/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 6 = 420,
    14/70 = 14 × 6/70 × 6 = 84/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    120/420 + 84/420 = 120 + 84/420 = 204/420
  5. 204/420 simplified gives 17/35
  6. So, 24/84 + 14/70 = 17/35

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