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Add 84/40 and 84/32

1st number: 2 4/40, 2nd number: 2 20/32

84/40 + 84/32 is 189/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 32 is 160
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 4 = 160,
    84/40 = 84 × 4/40 × 4 = 336/160
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 32 × 5 = 160,
    84/32 = 84 × 5/32 × 5 = 420/160
  4. Add the two fractions:
    336/160 + 420/160 = 336 + 420/160 = 756/160
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 189/40
  6. In mixed form: 429/40

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