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Add 24/42 and 70/7

1st number: 24/42, 2nd number: 10 0/7

24/42 + 70/7 is 74/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 7 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 1 = 42,
    24/42 = 24 × 1/42 × 1 = 24/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 6 = 42,
    70/7 = 70 × 6/7 × 6 = 420/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    24/42 + 420/42 = 24 + 420/42 = 444/42
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 74/7
  6. In mixed form: 104/7

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