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Add 1/42 and 8/10

1/42 + 8/10 is 173/210.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 10 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 5 = 210,
    1/42 = 1 × 5/42 × 5 = 5/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 21 = 210,
    8/10 = 8 × 21/10 × 21 = 168/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    5/210 + 168/210 = 5 + 168/210 = 173/210

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