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Add 50/42 and 35/10

1st number: 1 8/42, 2nd number: 3 5/10

50/42 + 35/10 is 197/42.

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,
    50/42 = 50 × 5/42 × 5 = 250/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 21 = 210,
    35/10 = 35 × 21/10 × 21 = 735/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    250/210 + 735/210 = 250 + 735/210 = 985/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 197/42
  6. In mixed form: 429/42

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