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Add 84/6 and 24/9

1st number: 14 0/6, 2nd number: 2 6/9

84/6 + 24/9 is 50/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 9 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 3 = 18,
    84/6 = 84 × 3/6 × 3 = 252/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,
    24/9 = 24 × 2/9 × 2 = 48/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    252/18 + 48/18 = 252 + 48/18 = 300/18
  5. 300/18 simplified gives 50/3
  6. So, 84/6 + 24/9 = 50/3
    In mixed form: 162/3

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