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Add 42/3 and 7/35

1st number: 14 0/3, 2nd number: 7/35

42/3 + 7/35 is 71/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 35 is 105
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 35 = 105,
    42/3 = 42 × 35/3 × 35 = 1470/105
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 3 = 105,
    7/35 = 7 × 3/35 × 3 = 21/105
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1470/105 + 21/105 = 1470 + 21/105 = 1491/105
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 71/5
  6. In mixed form: 141/5

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