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Add 42/25 and 10/30

1st number: 1 17/25, 2nd number: 10/30

42/25 + 10/30 is 151/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 30 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 6 = 150,
    42/25 = 42 × 6/25 × 6 = 252/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 5 = 150,
    10/30 = 10 × 5/30 × 5 = 50/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    252/150 + 50/150 = 252 + 50/150 = 302/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 151/75
  6. In mixed form: 21/75

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