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Add 60/84 and 54/8

1st number: 60/84, 2nd number: 6 6/8

60/84 + 54/8 is 209/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 8 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 2 = 168,
    60/84 = 60 × 2/84 × 2 = 120/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 21 = 168,
    54/8 = 54 × 21/8 × 21 = 1134/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    120/168 + 1134/168 = 120 + 1134/168 = 1254/168
  5. 1254/168 simplified gives 209/28
  6. So, 60/84 + 54/8 = 209/28
    In mixed form: 713/28

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