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Add 8/70 and 10/42

8/70 + 10/42 is 37/105.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 42 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 3 = 210,
    8/70 = 8 × 3/70 × 3 = 24/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 5 = 210,
    10/42 = 10 × 5/42 × 5 = 50/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    24/210 + 50/210 = 24 + 50/210 = 74/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 37/105

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