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Add 4/7 and 75/16

1st number: 4/7, 2nd number: 4 11/16

4/7 + 75/16 is 589/112.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 16 is 112
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 16 = 112,
    4/7 = 4 × 16/7 × 16 = 64/112
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 7 = 112,
    75/16 = 75 × 7/16 × 7 = 525/112
  4. Add the two fractions:
    64/112 + 525/112 = 64 + 525/112 = 589/112
  5. So, 4/7 + 75/16 = 589/112
    In mixed form: 529/112

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