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Add 14/18 and 42/10

1st number: 14/18, 2nd number: 4 2/10

14/18 + 42/10 is 224/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 10 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 5 = 90,
    14/18 = 14 × 5/18 × 5 = 70/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 9 = 90,
    42/10 = 42 × 9/10 × 9 = 378/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    70/90 + 378/90 = 70 + 378/90 = 448/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 224/45
  6. In mixed form: 444/45

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