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Add 42/4 and 1/54

1st number: 10 2/4, 2nd number: 1/54

42/4 + 1/54 is 284/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 54 is 108
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 27 = 108,
    42/4 = 42 × 27/4 × 27 = 1134/108
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 2 = 108,
    1/54 = 1 × 2/54 × 2 = 2/108
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1134/108 + 2/108 = 1134 + 2/108 = 1136/108
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 284/27
  6. In mixed form: 1014/27

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