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Add 42/3 and 7/25

1st number: 14 0/3, 2nd number: 7/25

42/3 + 7/25 is 357/25.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 25 is 75
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 25 = 75,
    42/3 = 42 × 25/3 × 25 = 1050/75
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 3 = 75,
    7/25 = 7 × 3/25 × 3 = 21/75
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1050/75 + 21/75 = 1050 + 21/75 = 1071/75
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 357/25
  6. In mixed form: 147/25

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