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Add 24/6 and 3/21

1st number: 4 0/6, 2nd number: 3/21

24/6 + 3/21 is 29/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 21 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    24/6 = 24 × 7/6 × 7 = 168/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 21 × 2 = 42,
    3/21 = 3 × 2/21 × 2 = 6/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    168/42 + 6/42 = 168 + 6/42 = 174/42
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 29/7
  6. In mixed form: 41/7

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