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Add 8/25 and 70/42

1st number: 8/25, 2nd number: 1 28/42

8/25 + 70/42 is 149/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 42 is 1050
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 42 = 1050,
    8/25 = 8 × 42/25 × 42 = 336/1050
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 25 = 1050,
    70/42 = 70 × 25/42 × 25 = 1750/1050
  4. Add the two fractions:
    336/1050 + 1750/1050 = 336 + 1750/1050 = 2086/1050
  5. 2086/1050 simplified gives 149/75
  6. So, 8/25 + 70/42 = 149/75
    In mixed form: 174/75

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