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Add 9/14 and 1/60

9/14 + 1/60 is 277/420.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 60 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 30 = 420,
    9/14 = 9 × 30/14 × 30 = 270/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    1/60 = 1 × 7/60 × 7 = 7/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    270/420 + 7/420 = 270 + 7/420 = 277/420
  5. So, 9/14 + 1/60 = 277/420

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