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Add 14/30 and 42/35

1st number: 14/30, 2nd number: 1 7/35

14/30 + 42/35 is 5/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 35 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    14/30 = 14 × 7/30 × 7 = 98/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 6 = 210,
    42/35 = 42 × 6/35 × 6 = 252/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    98/210 + 252/210 = 98 + 252/210 = 350/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 5/3
  6. In mixed form: 12/3

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