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Add 42/6 and 25/42

1st number: 7 0/6, 2nd number: 25/42

42/6 + 25/42 is 319/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 42 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    42/6 = 42 × 7/6 × 7 = 294/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 1 = 42,
    25/42 = 25 × 1/42 × 1 = 25/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    294/42 + 25/42 = 294 + 25/42 = 319/42
  5. In mixed form: 725/42

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