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Add 25/16 and 5/84

1st number: 1 9/16, 2nd number: 5/84

25/16 + 5/84 is 545/336.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 84 is 336
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 21 = 336,
    25/16 = 25 × 21/16 × 21 = 525/336
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 4 = 336,
    5/84 = 5 × 4/84 × 4 = 20/336
  4. Add the two fractions:
    525/336 + 20/336 = 525 + 20/336 = 545/336
  5. So, 25/16 + 5/84 = 545/336
    In mixed form: 1209/336

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