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Add 1/8 and 2/35

1/8 + 2/35 is 51/280.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 35 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 35 = 280,
    1/8 = 1 × 35/8 × 35 = 35/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 8 = 280,
    2/35 = 2 × 8/35 × 8 = 16/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    35/280 + 16/280 = 35 + 16/280 = 51/280

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