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Add 24/35 and 42/10

1st number: 24/35, 2nd number: 4 2/10

24/35 + 42/10 is 171/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    24/35 = 24 × 2/35 × 2 = 48/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    42/10 = 42 × 7/10 × 7 = 294/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    48/70 + 294/70 = 48 + 294/70 = 342/70
  5. 342/70 simplified gives 171/35
  6. So, 24/35 + 42/10 = 171/35
    In mixed form: 431/35

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