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Add 45/14 and 9/16

1st number: 3 3/14, 2nd number: 9/16

45/14 + 9/16 is 423/112.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 16 is 112
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 8 = 112,
    45/14 = 45 × 8/14 × 8 = 360/112
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 7 = 112,
    9/16 = 9 × 7/16 × 7 = 63/112
  4. Add the two fractions:
    360/112 + 63/112 = 360 + 63/112 = 423/112
  5. In mixed form: 387/112

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