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$$\frac{1}{7}+\frac{1}{8}+\frac{1}{9}+\frac{1}{10}+\frac{1}{11}+\frac{1}{12}+\frac{1}{14}+\frac{1}{15}+\frac{1}{18}+\frac{1}{22}+\frac{1}{24}+\frac{1}{28}+\frac{1}{33}$$



This problem is taken from 1000 Problems to Enjoy
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