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Add 84/21 and 3/48

1st number: 4 0/21, 2nd number: 3/48

84/21 + 3/48 is 65/16.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 48 is 336
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 16 = 336,
    84/21 = 84 × 16/21 × 16 = 1344/336
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 7 = 336,
    3/48 = 3 × 7/48 × 7 = 21/336
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1344/336 + 21/336 = 1344 + 21/336 = 1365/336
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 65/16
  6. In mixed form: 41/16

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