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Add 96/75 and 7/12

1st number: 1 21/75, 2nd number: 7/12

96/75 + 7/12 is 559/300.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 12 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 4 = 300,
    96/75 = 96 × 4/75 × 4 = 384/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    7/12 = 7 × 25/12 × 25 = 175/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    384/300 + 175/300 = 384 + 175/300 = 559/300
  5. So, 96/75 + 7/12 = 559/300
    In mixed form: 1259/300

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