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Add 4/14 and 18/7

1st number: 4/14, 2nd number: 2 4/7

4/14 + 18/7 is 20/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 7 is 14
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 1 = 14,
    4/14 = 4 × 1/14 × 1 = 4/14
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 2 = 14,
    18/7 = 18 × 2/7 × 2 = 36/14
  4. Add the two fractions:
    4/14 + 36/14 = 4 + 36/14 = 40/14
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 20/7
  6. In mixed form: 26/7

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