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Add 10/60 and 50/42

1st number: 10/60, 2nd number: 1 8/42

10/60 + 50/42 is 19/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 42 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    10/60 = 10 × 7/60 × 7 = 70/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 10 = 420,
    50/42 = 50 × 10/42 × 10 = 500/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    70/420 + 500/420 = 70 + 500/420 = 570/420
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/14
  6. In mixed form: 15/14

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