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Add 42/12 and 9/25

1st number: 3 6/12, 2nd number: 9/25

42/12 + 9/25 is 193/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 25 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    42/12 = 42 × 25/12 × 25 = 1050/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 12 = 300,
    9/25 = 9 × 12/25 × 12 = 108/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1050/300 + 108/300 = 1050 + 108/300 = 1158/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 193/50
  6. In mixed form: 343/50

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