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Add 24/42 and 84/60

1st number: 24/42, 2nd number: 1 24/60

24/42 + 84/60 is 69/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 60 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 10 = 420,
    24/42 = 24 × 10/42 × 10 = 240/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    84/60 = 84 × 7/60 × 7 = 588/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    240/420 + 588/420 = 240 + 588/420 = 828/420
  5. 828/420 simplified gives 69/35
  6. So, 24/42 + 84/60 = 69/35
    In mixed form: 134/35

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