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Add 42/21 and 6/30

1st number: 2 0/21, 2nd number: 6/30

42/21 + 6/30 is 11/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 30 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 10 = 210,
    42/21 = 42 × 10/21 × 10 = 420/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    6/30 = 6 × 7/30 × 7 = 42/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    420/210 + 42/210 = 420 + 42/210 = 462/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 11/5
  6. In mixed form: 21/5

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