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Add 60/42 and 35/48

1st number: 1 18/42, 2nd number: 35/48

60/42 + 35/48 is 725/336.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 48 is 336
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 8 = 336,
    60/42 = 60 × 8/42 × 8 = 480/336
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 7 = 336,
    35/48 = 35 × 7/48 × 7 = 245/336
  4. Add the two fractions:
    480/336 + 245/336 = 480 + 245/336 = 725/336
  5. In mixed form: 253/336

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