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Add 5/42 and 8/10

5/42 + 8/10 is 193/210.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 10 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 5 = 210,
    5/42 = 5 × 5/42 × 5 = 25/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 21 = 210,
    8/10 = 8 × 21/10 × 21 = 168/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/210 + 168/210 = 25 + 168/210 = 193/210

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