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Add 42/6 and 48/81

1st number: 7 0/6, 2nd number: 48/81

42/6 + 48/81 is 205/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 81 is 162
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 27 = 162,
    42/6 = 42 × 27/6 × 27 = 1134/162
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 81 × 2 = 162,
    48/81 = 48 × 2/81 × 2 = 96/162
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1134/162 + 96/162 = 1134 + 96/162 = 1230/162
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 205/27
  6. In mixed form: 716/27

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