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Add 24/42 and 10/28

24/42 + 10/28 is 13/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 28 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 2 = 84,
    24/42 = 24 × 2/42 × 2 = 48/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    10/28 = 10 × 3/28 × 3 = 30/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    48/84 + 30/84 = 48 + 30/84 = 78/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/14

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