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Add 36/14 and 8/45

1st number: 2 8/14, 2nd number: 8/45

36/14 + 8/45 is 866/315.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 45 is 630
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 45 = 630,
    36/14 = 36 × 45/14 × 45 = 1620/630
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 14 = 630,
    8/45 = 8 × 14/45 × 14 = 112/630
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1620/630 + 112/630 = 1620 + 112/630 = 1732/630
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 866/315
  6. In mixed form: 2236/315

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