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Add 3/5 and 2/14

3/5 + 2/14 is 26/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 14 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 14 = 70,
    3/5 = 3 × 14/5 × 14 = 42/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    2/14 = 2 × 5/14 × 5 = 10/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    42/70 + 10/70 = 42 + 10/70 = 52/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 26/35

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