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Add 5/8 and 2/84

5/8 + 2/84 is 109/168.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 84 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 21 = 168,
    5/8 = 5 × 21/8 × 21 = 105/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 2 = 168,
    2/84 = 2 × 2/84 × 2 = 4/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    105/168 + 4/168 = 105 + 4/168 = 109/168

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