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Add 42/35 and 50/7

1st number: 1 7/35, 2nd number: 7 1/7

42/35 + 50/7 is 292/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 7 is 35
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 1 = 35,
    42/35 = 42 × 1/35 × 1 = 42/35
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 5 = 35,
    50/7 = 50 × 5/7 × 5 = 250/35
  4. Add the two fractions:
    42/35 + 250/35 = 42 + 250/35 = 292/35
  5. So, 42/35 + 50/7 = 292/35
    In mixed form: 812/35

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