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Add 14/42 and 90/48

1st number: 14/42, 2nd number: 1 42/48

14/42 + 90/48 is 53/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 48 is 336
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 8 = 336,
    14/42 = 14 × 8/42 × 8 = 112/336
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 7 = 336,
    90/48 = 90 × 7/48 × 7 = 630/336
  4. Add the two fractions:
    112/336 + 630/336 = 112 + 630/336 = 742/336
  5. 742/336 simplified gives 53/24
  6. So, 14/42 + 90/48 = 53/24
    In mixed form: 25/24

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