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Add 3/7 and 42/9

1st number: 3/7, 2nd number: 4 6/9

3/7 + 42/9 is 107/21.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 9 is 63
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 9 = 63,
    3/7 = 3 × 9/7 × 9 = 27/63
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 7 = 63,
    42/9 = 42 × 7/9 × 7 = 294/63
  4. Add the two fractions:
    27/63 + 294/63 = 27 + 294/63 = 321/63
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 107/21
  6. In mixed form: 52/21

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