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Add 7/21 and 70/9

1st number: 7/21, 2nd number: 7 7/9

7/21 + 70/9 is 73/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 9 is 63
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 3 = 63,
    7/21 = 7 × 3/21 × 3 = 21/63
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 7 = 63,
    70/9 = 70 × 7/9 × 7 = 490/63
  4. Add the two fractions:
    21/63 + 490/63 = 21 + 490/63 = 511/63
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 73/9
  6. In mixed form: 81/9

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