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Add 3/70 and 14/50

3/70 + 14/50 is 113/350.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 5 = 350,
    3/70 = 3 × 5/70 × 5 = 15/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    14/50 = 14 × 7/50 × 7 = 98/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    15/350 + 98/350 = 15 + 98/350 = 113/350

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