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Add 70/14 and 2/10

1st number: 5 0/14, 2nd number: 2/10

70/14 + 2/10 is 26/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    70/14 = 70 × 5/14 × 5 = 350/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    2/10 = 2 × 7/10 × 7 = 14/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/70 + 14/70 = 350 + 14/70 = 364/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 26/5
  6. In mixed form: 51/5

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