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Add 48/21 and 35/60

1st number: 2 6/21, 2nd number: 35/60

48/21 + 35/60 is 241/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 60 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 20 = 420,
    48/21 = 48 × 20/21 × 20 = 960/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    35/60 = 35 × 7/60 × 7 = 245/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    960/420 + 245/420 = 960 + 245/420 = 1205/420
  5. 1205/420 simplified gives 241/84
  6. So, 48/21 + 35/60 = 241/84
    In mixed form: 273/84

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