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Add 8/4 and 14/70

1st number: 2 0/4, 2nd number: 14/70

8/4 + 14/70 is 11/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 70 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 35 = 140,
    8/4 = 8 × 35/4 × 35 = 280/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 2 = 140,
    14/70 = 14 × 2/70 × 2 = 28/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    280/140 + 28/140 = 280 + 28/140 = 308/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 11/5
  6. In mixed form: 21/5

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