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Add 7/14 and 2/5

7/14 + 2/5 is 9/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 5 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    7/14 = 7 × 5/14 × 5 = 35/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 14 = 70,
    2/5 = 2 × 14/5 × 14 = 28/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    35/70 + 28/70 = 35 + 28/70 = 63/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 9/10

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