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Add 45/6 and 6/42

1st number: 7 3/6, 2nd number: 6/42

45/6 + 6/42 is 107/14.

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,
    45/6 = 45 × 7/6 × 7 = 315/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 1 = 42,
    6/42 = 6 × 1/42 × 1 = 6/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    315/42 + 6/42 = 315 + 6/42 = 321/42
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 107/14
  6. In mixed form: 79/14

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