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Add 24/35 and 42/30

1st number: 24/35, 2nd number: 1 12/30

24/35 + 42/30 is 73/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 30 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 6 = 210,
    24/35 = 24 × 6/35 × 6 = 144/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    42/30 = 42 × 7/30 × 7 = 294/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    144/210 + 294/210 = 144 + 294/210 = 438/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 73/35
  6. In mixed form: 23/35

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