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Add 45/28 and 2/14

1st number: 1 17/28, 2nd number: 2/14

45/28 + 2/14 is 7/4.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 14 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 1 = 28,
    45/28 = 45 × 1/28 × 1 = 45/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 2 = 28,
    2/14 = 2 × 2/14 × 2 = 4/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    45/28 + 4/28 = 45 + 4/28 = 49/28
  5. 49/28 simplified gives 7/4
  6. So, 45/28 + 2/14 = 7/4
    In mixed form: 13/4

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