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Add 42/10 and 25/6

1st number: 4 2/10, 2nd number: 4 1/6

42/10 + 25/6 is 251/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 6 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    42/10 = 42 × 3/10 × 3 = 126/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    25/6 = 25 × 5/6 × 5 = 125/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    126/30 + 125/30 = 126 + 125/30 = 251/30
  5. So, 42/10 + 25/6 = 251/30
    In mixed form: 811/30

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