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Add 42/14 and 25/6

1st number: 3 0/14, 2nd number: 4 1/6

42/14 + 25/6 is 43/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 6 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 3 = 42,
    42/14 = 42 × 3/14 × 3 = 126/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    25/6 = 25 × 7/6 × 7 = 175/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    126/42 + 175/42 = 126 + 175/42 = 301/42
  5. 301/42 simplified gives 43/6
  6. So, 42/14 + 25/6 = 43/6
    In mixed form: 71/6

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