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Add 42/3 and 63/6

1st number: 14 0/3, 2nd number: 10 3/6

42/3 + 63/6 is 49/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 6 is 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 2 = 6,
    42/3 = 42 × 2/3 × 2 = 84/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 1 = 6,
    63/6 = 63 × 1/6 × 1 = 63/6
  4. Add the two fractions:
    84/6 + 63/6 = 84 + 63/6 = 147/6
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 49/2
  6. In mixed form: 241/2

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