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Add 6/5 and 14/7

1st number: 1 1/5, 2nd number: 2 0/7

6/5 + 14/7 is 16/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 7 is 35
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 7 = 35,
    6/5 = 6 × 7/5 × 7 = 42/35
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 5 = 35,
    14/7 = 14 × 5/7 × 5 = 70/35
  4. Add the two fractions:
    42/35 + 70/35 = 42 + 70/35 = 112/35
  5. 112/35 simplified gives 16/5
  6. So, 6/5 + 14/7 = 16/5
    In mixed form: 31/5

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