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Add 42/28 and 6/7

1st number: 1 14/28, 2nd number: 6/7

42/28 + 6/7 is 33/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 7 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 1 = 28,
    42/28 = 42 × 1/28 × 1 = 42/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 4 = 28,
    6/7 = 6 × 4/7 × 4 = 24/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    42/28 + 24/28 = 42 + 24/28 = 66/28
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 33/14
  6. In mixed form: 25/14

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