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Add 6/16 and 8/63

6/16 + 8/63 is 253/504.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 63 is 1008
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 63 = 1008,
    6/16 = 6 × 63/16 × 63 = 378/1008
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 16 = 1008,
    8/63 = 8 × 16/63 × 16 = 128/1008
  4. Add the two fractions:
    378/1008 + 128/1008 = 378 + 128/1008 = 506/1008
  5. 506/1008 simplified gives 253/504
  6. So, 6/16 + 8/63 = 253/504

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