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Add 28/75 and 14/42

28/75 + 14/42 is 53/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 42 is 1050
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 14 = 1050,
    28/75 = 28 × 14/75 × 14 = 392/1050
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 25 = 1050,
    14/42 = 14 × 25/42 × 25 = 350/1050
  4. Add the two fractions:
    392/1050 + 350/1050 = 392 + 350/1050 = 742/1050
  5. 742/1050 simplified gives 53/75
  6. So, 28/75 + 14/42 = 53/75

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