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Add 10/14 and 9/35

10/14 + 9/35 is 34/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 35 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    10/14 = 10 × 5/14 × 5 = 50/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    9/35 = 9 × 2/35 × 2 = 18/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/70 + 18/70 = 50 + 18/70 = 68/70
  5. 68/70 simplified gives 34/35
  6. So, 10/14 + 9/35 = 34/35

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