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Add 42/4 and 25/6

1st number: 10 2/4, 2nd number: 4 1/6

42/4 + 25/6 is 44/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 6 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,
    42/4 = 42 × 3/4 × 3 = 126/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 2 = 12,
    25/6 = 25 × 2/6 × 2 = 50/12
  4. Add the two fractions:
    126/12 + 50/12 = 126 + 50/12 = 176/12
  5. 176/12 simplified gives 44/3
  6. So, 42/4 + 25/6 = 44/3
    In mixed form: 142/3

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