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Add 70/24 and 14/50

1st number: 2 22/24, 2nd number: 14/50

70/24 + 14/50 is 959/300.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 50 is 600
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 25 = 600,
    70/24 = 70 × 25/24 × 25 = 1750/600
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 12 = 600,
    14/50 = 14 × 12/50 × 12 = 168/600
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1750/600 + 168/600 = 1750 + 168/600 = 1918/600
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 959/300
  6. In mixed form: 359/300

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