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Add 35/60 and 8/42

35/60 + 8/42 is 65/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 42 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    35/60 = 35 × 7/60 × 7 = 245/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 10 = 420,
    8/42 = 8 × 10/42 × 10 = 80/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    245/420 + 80/420 = 245 + 80/420 = 325/420
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 65/84

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