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Add 49/42 and 8/25

1st number: 1 7/42, 2nd number: 8/25

49/42 + 8/25 is 223/150.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 25 is 1050
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 25 = 1050,
    49/42 = 49 × 25/42 × 25 = 1225/1050
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 42 = 1050,
    8/25 = 8 × 42/25 × 42 = 336/1050
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1225/1050 + 336/1050 = 1225 + 336/1050 = 1561/1050
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 223/150
  6. In mixed form: 173/150

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