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Add 6/14 and 63/30

1st number: 6/14, 2nd number: 2 3/30

6/14 + 63/30 is 177/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 30 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 15 = 210,
    6/14 = 6 × 15/14 × 15 = 90/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    63/30 = 63 × 7/30 × 7 = 441/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    90/210 + 441/210 = 90 + 441/210 = 531/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 177/70
  6. In mixed form: 237/70

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