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Add 24/9 and 63/84

1st number: 2 6/9, 2nd number: 63/84

24/9 + 63/84 is 41/12.

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,
    63/84 = 63 × 3/84 × 3 = 189/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    672/252 + 189/252 = 672 + 189/252 = 861/252
  5. 861/252 simplified gives 41/12
  6. So, 24/9 + 63/84 = 41/12
    In mixed form: 35/12

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