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Add 84/14 and 6/10

1st number: 6 0/14, 2nd number: 6/10

84/14 + 6/10 is 33/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    84/14 = 84 × 5/14 × 5 = 420/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    6/10 = 6 × 7/10 × 7 = 42/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    420/70 + 42/70 = 420 + 42/70 = 462/70
  5. 462/70 simplified gives 33/5
  6. So, 84/14 + 6/10 = 33/5
    In mixed form: 63/5

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