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Add 20/14 and 10/42

1st number: 1 6/14, 2nd number: 10/42

20/14 + 10/42 is 5/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 42 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 3 = 42,
    20/14 = 20 × 3/14 × 3 = 60/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 1 = 42,
    10/42 = 10 × 1/42 × 1 = 10/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    60/42 + 10/42 = 60 + 10/42 = 70/42
  5. 70/42 simplified gives 5/3
  6. So, 20/14 + 10/42 = 5/3
    In mixed form: 12/3

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