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Add 70/6 and 24/14

1st number: 11 4/6, 2nd number: 1 10/14

70/6 + 24/14 is 281/21.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 14 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    70/6 = 70 × 7/6 × 7 = 490/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 3 = 42,
    24/14 = 24 × 3/14 × 3 = 72/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    490/42 + 72/42 = 490 + 72/42 = 562/42
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 281/21
  6. In mixed form: 138/21

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