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Add 6/84 and 12/9

1st number: 6/84, 2nd number: 1 3/9

6/84 + 12/9 is 59/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 9 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 3 = 252,
    6/84 = 6 × 3/84 × 3 = 18/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 28 = 252,
    12/9 = 12 × 28/9 × 28 = 336/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/252 + 336/252 = 18 + 336/252 = 354/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 59/42
  6. In mixed form: 117/42

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