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Add 24/9 and 8/70

1st number: 2 6/9, 2nd number: 8/70

24/9 + 8/70 is 292/105.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 70 is 630
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 70 = 630,
    24/9 = 24 × 70/9 × 70 = 1680/630
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 9 = 630,
    8/70 = 8 × 9/70 × 9 = 72/630
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1680/630 + 72/630 = 1680 + 72/630 = 1752/630
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 292/105
  6. In mixed form: 282/105

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