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Add 84/6 and 60/72

1st number: 14 0/6, 2nd number: 60/72

84/6 + 60/72 is 89/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 72 is 72
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 12 = 72,
    84/6 = 84 × 12/6 × 12 = 1008/72
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 72 × 1 = 72,
    60/72 = 60 × 1/72 × 1 = 60/72
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1008/72 + 60/72 = 1008 + 60/72 = 1068/72
  5. 1068/72 simplified gives 89/6
  6. So, 84/6 + 60/72 = 89/6
    In mixed form: 145/6

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