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Add 42/35 and 8/60

1st number: 1 7/35, 2nd number: 8/60

42/35 + 8/60 is 4/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 60 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 12 = 420,
    42/35 = 42 × 12/35 × 12 = 504/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    8/60 = 8 × 7/60 × 7 = 56/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    504/420 + 56/420 = 504 + 56/420 = 560/420
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 4/3
  6. In mixed form: 11/3

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