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Add 70/84 and 2/6

70/84 + 2/6 is 7/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 6 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    70/84 = 70 × 1/84 × 1 = 70/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    2/6 = 2 × 14/6 × 14 = 28/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    70/84 + 28/84 = 70 + 28/84 = 98/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 7/6
  6. In mixed form: 11/6

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