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Add 28/2 and 2/14

1st number: 14 0/2, 2nd number: 2/14

28/2 + 2/14 is 99/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 14 is 14
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 7 = 14,
    28/2 = 28 × 7/2 × 7 = 196/14
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 1 = 14,
    2/14 = 2 × 1/14 × 1 = 2/14
  4. Add the two fractions:
    196/14 + 2/14 = 196 + 2/14 = 198/14
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 99/7
  6. In mixed form: 141/7

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