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Add 9/4 and 5/28

1st number: 2 1/4, 2nd number: 5/28

9/4 + 5/28 is 17/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 28 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 7 = 28,
    9/4 = 9 × 7/4 × 7 = 63/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 1 = 28,
    5/28 = 5 × 1/28 × 1 = 5/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    63/28 + 5/28 = 63 + 5/28 = 68/28
  5. 68/28 simplified gives 17/7
  6. So, 9/4 + 5/28 = 17/7
    In mixed form: 23/7

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