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Add 70/14 and 1/6

1st number: 5 0/14, 2nd number: 1/6

70/14 + 1/6 is 31/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 6 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 3 = 42,
    70/14 = 70 × 3/14 × 3 = 210/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    1/6 = 1 × 7/6 × 7 = 7/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    210/42 + 7/42 = 210 + 7/42 = 217/42
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 31/6
  6. In mixed form: 51/6

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