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Add 24/70 and 42/10

1st number: 24/70, 2nd number: 4 2/10

24/70 + 42/10 is 159/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,
    24/70 = 24 × 1/70 × 1 = 24/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    42/10 = 42 × 7/10 × 7 = 294/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    24/70 + 294/70 = 24 + 294/70 = 318/70
  5. 318/70 simplified gives 159/35
  6. So, 24/70 + 42/10 = 159/35
    In mixed form: 419/35

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