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Add 2/3 and 42/60

2/3 + 42/60 is 41/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 20 = 60,
    2/3 = 2 × 20/3 × 20 = 40/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    42/60 = 42 × 1/60 × 1 = 42/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/60 + 42/60 = 40 + 42/60 = 82/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 41/30
  6. In mixed form: 111/30

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