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Add 42/7 and 24/30

1st number: 6 0/7, 2nd number: 24/30

42/7 + 24/30 is 34/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 30 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 30 = 210,
    42/7 = 42 × 30/7 × 30 = 1260/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    24/30 = 24 × 7/30 × 7 = 168/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1260/210 + 168/210 = 1260 + 168/210 = 1428/210
  5. 1428/210 simplified gives 34/5
  6. So, 42/7 + 24/30 = 34/5
    In mixed form: 64/5

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