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Add 63/10 and 24/42

1st number: 6 3/10, 2nd number: 24/42

63/10 + 24/42 is 481/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 42 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 21 = 210,
    63/10 = 63 × 21/10 × 21 = 1323/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 5 = 210,
    24/42 = 24 × 5/42 × 5 = 120/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1323/210 + 120/210 = 1323 + 120/210 = 1443/210
  5. 1443/210 simplified gives 481/70
  6. So, 63/10 + 24/42 = 481/70
    In mixed form: 661/70

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