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Add 90/70 and 5/12

1st number: 1 20/70, 2nd number: 5/12

90/70 + 5/12 is 143/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 12 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 6 = 420,
    90/70 = 90 × 6/70 × 6 = 540/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 35 = 420,
    5/12 = 5 × 35/12 × 35 = 175/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    540/420 + 175/420 = 540 + 175/420 = 715/420
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 143/84
  6. In mixed form: 159/84

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