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Add 48/28 and 14/70

1st number: 1 20/28, 2nd number: 14/70

48/28 + 14/70 is 67/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 70 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 5 = 140,
    48/28 = 48 × 5/28 × 5 = 240/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 2 = 140,
    14/70 = 14 × 2/70 × 2 = 28/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    240/140 + 28/140 = 240 + 28/140 = 268/140
  5. 268/140 simplified gives 67/35
  6. So, 48/28 + 14/70 = 67/35
    In mixed form: 132/35

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