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Add 84/5 and 8/84

1st number: 16 4/5, 2nd number: 8/84

84/5 + 8/84 is 1774/105.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 84 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 84 = 420,
    84/5 = 84 × 84/5 × 84 = 7056/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 5 = 420,
    8/84 = 8 × 5/84 × 5 = 40/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    7056/420 + 40/420 = 7056 + 40/420 = 7096/420
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1774/105
  6. In mixed form: 1694/105

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