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Add 7/24 and 84/70

1st number: 7/24, 2nd number: 1 14/70

7/24 + 84/70 is 179/120.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 70 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 35 = 840,
    7/24 = 7 × 35/24 × 35 = 245/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 12 = 840,
    84/70 = 84 × 12/70 × 12 = 1008/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    245/840 + 1008/840 = 245 + 1008/840 = 1253/840
  5. 1253/840 simplified gives 179/120
  6. So, 7/24 + 84/70 = 179/120
    In mixed form: 159/120

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