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Add 25/2 and 7/84

1st number: 12 1/2, 2nd number: 7/84

25/2 + 7/84 is 151/12.

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,
    7/84 = 7 × 1/84 × 1 = 7/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1050/84 + 7/84 = 1050 + 7/84 = 1057/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 151/12
  6. In mixed form: 127/12

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