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Add 42/25 and 4/6

1st number: 1 17/25, 2nd number: 4/6

42/25 + 4/6 is 176/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 6 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 6 × 25 = 150,
    4/6 = 4 × 25/6 × 25 = 100/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    252/150 + 100/150 = 252 + 100/150 = 352/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 176/75
  6. In mixed form: 226/75

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