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Add 42/6 and 48/63

1st number: 7 0/6, 2nd number: 48/63

42/6 + 48/63 is 163/21.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 63 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 21 = 126,
    42/6 = 42 × 21/6 × 21 = 882/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 2 = 126,
    48/63 = 48 × 2/63 × 2 = 96/126
  4. Add the two fractions:
    882/126 + 96/126 = 882 + 96/126 = 978/126
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 163/21
  6. In mixed form: 716/21

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