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Add 8/30 and 14/84

8/30 + 14/84 is 13/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 84 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 14 = 420,
    8/30 = 8 × 14/30 × 14 = 112/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 5 = 420,
    14/84 = 14 × 5/84 × 5 = 70/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    112/420 + 70/420 = 112 + 70/420 = 182/420
  5. 182/420 simplified gives 13/30
  6. So, 8/30 + 14/84 = 13/30

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