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Add 27/6 and 3/42

1st number: 4 3/6, 2nd number: 3/42

27/6 + 3/42 is 32/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 42 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    27/6 = 27 × 7/6 × 7 = 189/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 1 = 42,
    3/42 = 3 × 1/42 × 1 = 3/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    189/42 + 3/42 = 189 + 3/42 = 192/42
  5. 192/42 simplified gives 32/7
  6. So, 27/6 + 3/42 = 32/7
    In mixed form: 44/7

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