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Add 6/14 and 5/6

6/14 + 5/6 is 53/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 6 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 3 = 42,
    6/14 = 6 × 3/14 × 3 = 18/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    5/6 = 5 × 7/6 × 7 = 35/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/42 + 35/42 = 18 + 35/42 = 53/42
  5. In mixed form: 111/42

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