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Add 1/35 and 48/20

1st number: 1/35, 2nd number: 2 8/20

1/35 + 48/20 is 17/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 20 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 4 = 140,
    1/35 = 1 × 4/35 × 4 = 4/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 7 = 140,
    48/20 = 48 × 7/20 × 7 = 336/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    4/140 + 336/140 = 4 + 336/140 = 340/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 17/7
  6. In mixed form: 23/7

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