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Add 84/2 and 25/42

1st number: 42 0/2, 2nd number: 25/42

84/2 + 25/42 is 1789/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 42 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 21 = 42,
    84/2 = 84 × 21/2 × 21 = 1764/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 1 = 42,
    25/42 = 25 × 1/42 × 1 = 25/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1764/42 + 25/42 = 1764 + 25/42 = 1789/42
  5. In mixed form: 4225/42

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