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Add 70/14 and 40/75

1st number: 5 0/14, 2nd number: 40/75

70/14 + 40/75 is 83/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 75 is 1050
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 75 = 1050,
    70/14 = 70 × 75/14 × 75 = 5250/1050
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 14 = 1050,
    40/75 = 40 × 14/75 × 14 = 560/1050
  4. Add the two fractions:
    5250/1050 + 560/1050 = 5250 + 560/1050 = 5810/1050
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 83/15
  6. In mixed form: 58/15

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