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Add 8/21 and 1/40

8/21 + 1/40 is 341/840.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 40 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 40 = 840,
    8/21 = 8 × 40/21 × 40 = 320/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 40 × 21 = 840,
    1/40 = 1 × 21/40 × 21 = 21/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    320/840 + 21/840 = 320 + 21/840 = 341/840

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