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Add 25/4 and 10/42

1st number: 6 1/4, 2nd number: 10/42

25/4 + 10/42 is 545/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 42 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 21 = 84,
    25/4 = 25 × 21/4 × 21 = 525/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 2 = 84,
    10/42 = 10 × 2/42 × 2 = 20/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    525/84 + 20/84 = 525 + 20/84 = 545/84
  5. So, 25/4 + 10/42 = 545/84
    In mixed form: 641/84

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