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Add 3/5 and 8/35

3/5 + 8/35 is 29/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 35 is 35
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 7 = 35,
    3/5 = 3 × 7/5 × 7 = 21/35
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 1 = 35,
    8/35 = 8 × 1/35 × 1 = 8/35
  4. Add the two fractions:
    21/35 + 8/35 = 21 + 8/35 = 29/35

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