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Add 72/6 and 90/42

1st number: 12 0/6, 2nd number: 2 6/42

72/6 + 90/42 is 99/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 42 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    72/6 = 72 × 7/6 × 7 = 504/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 1 = 42,
    90/42 = 90 × 1/42 × 1 = 90/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    504/42 + 90/42 = 504 + 90/42 = 594/42
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 99/7
  6. In mixed form: 141/7

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