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Add 35/42 and 8/14

35/42 + 8/14 is 59/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 14 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 1 = 42,
    35/42 = 35 × 1/42 × 1 = 35/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 3 = 42,
    8/14 = 8 × 3/14 × 3 = 24/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    35/42 + 24/42 = 35 + 24/42 = 59/42
  5. In mixed form: 117/42

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