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Add 24/9 and 14/84

1st number: 2 6/9, 2nd number: 14/84

24/9 + 14/84 is 17/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 84 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 28 = 252,
    24/9 = 24 × 28/9 × 28 = 672/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 3 = 252,
    14/84 = 14 × 3/84 × 3 = 42/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    672/252 + 42/252 = 672 + 42/252 = 714/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 17/6
  6. In mixed form: 25/6

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