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Add 27/42 and 35/3

1st number: 27/42, 2nd number: 11 2/3

27/42 + 35/3 is 517/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 3 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 1 = 42,
    27/42 = 27 × 1/42 × 1 = 27/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 14 = 42,
    35/3 = 35 × 14/3 × 14 = 490/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    27/42 + 490/42 = 27 + 490/42 = 517/42
  5. In mixed form: 1213/42

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