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Add 5/14 and 40/10

1st number: 5/14, 2nd number: 4 0/10

5/14 + 40/10 is 61/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    5/14 = 5 × 5/14 × 5 = 25/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    40/10 = 40 × 7/10 × 7 = 280/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/70 + 280/70 = 25 + 280/70 = 305/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/14
  6. In mixed form: 45/14

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