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Add 5/14 and 10/4

1st number: 5/14, 2nd number: 2 2/4

5/14 + 10/4 is 20/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 4 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 2 = 28,
    5/14 = 5 × 2/14 × 2 = 10/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 7 = 28,
    10/4 = 10 × 7/4 × 7 = 70/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/28 + 70/28 = 10 + 70/28 = 80/28
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 20/7
  6. In mixed form: 26/7

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