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Add 70/42 and 10/90

1st number: 1 28/42, 2nd number: 10/90

70/42 + 10/90 is 16/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 90 is 630
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 15 = 630,
    70/42 = 70 × 15/42 × 15 = 1050/630
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 7 = 630,
    10/90 = 10 × 7/90 × 7 = 70/630
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1050/630 + 70/630 = 1050 + 70/630 = 1120/630
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 16/9
  6. In mixed form: 17/9

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