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Add 10/2 and 27/35

1st number: 5 0/2, 2nd number: 27/35

10/2 + 27/35 is 202/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 35 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 35 = 70,
    10/2 = 10 × 35/2 × 35 = 350/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    27/35 = 27 × 2/35 × 2 = 54/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/70 + 54/70 = 350 + 54/70 = 404/70
  5. 404/70 simplified gives 202/35
  6. So, 10/2 + 27/35 = 202/35
    In mixed form: 527/35

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