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Add 6/4 and 16/75

1st number: 1 2/4, 2nd number: 16/75

6/4 + 16/75 is 257/150.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 75 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 75 = 300,
    6/4 = 6 × 75/4 × 75 = 450/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 4 = 300,
    16/75 = 16 × 4/75 × 4 = 64/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    450/300 + 64/300 = 450 + 64/300 = 514/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 257/150
  6. In mixed form: 1107/150

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