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Add 36/14 and 1/60

1st number: 2 8/14, 2nd number: 1/60

36/14 + 1/60 is 1087/420.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 60 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 30 = 420,
    36/14 = 36 × 30/14 × 30 = 1080/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    1/60 = 1 × 7/60 × 7 = 7/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1080/420 + 7/420 = 1080 + 7/420 = 1087/420
  5. In mixed form: 2247/420

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