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Add 35/42 and 48/28

1st number: 35/42, 2nd number: 1 20/28

35/42 + 48/28 is 107/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 28 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 2 = 84,
    35/42 = 35 × 2/42 × 2 = 70/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    48/28 = 48 × 3/28 × 3 = 144/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    70/84 + 144/84 = 70 + 144/84 = 214/84
  5. 214/84 simplified gives 107/42
  6. So, 35/42 + 48/28 = 107/42
    In mixed form: 223/42

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