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Add 35/21 and 5/16

1st number: 1 14/21, 2nd number: 5/16

35/21 + 5/16 is 95/48.

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  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 16 is 336
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 16 = 336,
    35/21 = 35 × 16/21 × 16 = 560/336
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 21 = 336,
    5/16 = 5 × 21/16 × 21 = 105/336
  4. Add the two fractions:
    560/336 + 105/336 = 560 + 105/336 = 665/336
  5. 665/336 simplified gives 95/48
  6. So, 35/21 + 5/16 = 95/48
    In mixed form: 147/48

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