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Add 56/42 and 7/60

1st number: 1 14/42, 2nd number: 7/60

56/42 + 7/60 is 29/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 60 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 10 = 420,
    56/42 = 56 × 10/42 × 10 = 560/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    7/60 = 7 × 7/60 × 7 = 49/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    560/420 + 49/420 = 560 + 49/420 = 609/420
  5. 609/420 simplified gives 29/20
  6. So, 56/42 + 7/60 = 29/20
    In mixed form: 19/20

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