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Add 10/3 and 42/4

1st number: 3 1/3, 2nd number: 10 2/4

10/3 + 42/4 is 83/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 4 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 4 = 12,
    10/3 = 10 × 4/3 × 4 = 40/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,
    42/4 = 42 × 3/4 × 3 = 126/12
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/12 + 126/12 = 40 + 126/12 = 166/12
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 83/6
  6. In mixed form: 135/6

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