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Add 25/2 and 1/84

1st number: 12 1/2, 2nd number: 1/84

25/2 + 1/84 is 1051/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 84 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 42 = 84,
    25/2 = 25 × 42/2 × 42 = 1050/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    1/84 = 1 × 1/84 × 1 = 1/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1050/84 + 1/84 = 1050 + 1/84 = 1051/84
  5. In mixed form: 1243/84

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