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Add 40/30 and 42/6

1st number: 1 10/30, 2nd number: 7 0/6

40/30 + 42/6 is 25/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 6 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    40/30 = 40 × 1/30 × 1 = 40/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    42/6 = 42 × 5/6 × 5 = 210/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/30 + 210/30 = 40 + 210/30 = 250/30
  5. 250/30 simplified gives 25/3
  6. So, 40/30 + 42/6 = 25/3
    In mixed form: 81/3

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