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Add 50/5 and 7/42

1st number: 10 0/5, 2nd number: 7/42

50/5 + 7/42 is 61/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 42 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 42 = 210,
    50/5 = 50 × 42/5 × 42 = 2100/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 5 = 210,
    7/42 = 7 × 5/42 × 5 = 35/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2100/210 + 35/210 = 2100 + 35/210 = 2135/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/6
  6. In mixed form: 101/6

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