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Add 10/2 and 9/35

1st number: 5 0/2, 2nd number: 9/35

10/2 + 9/35 is 184/35.

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,
    9/35 = 9 × 2/35 × 2 = 18/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/70 + 18/70 = 350 + 18/70 = 368/70
  5. 368/70 simplified gives 184/35
  6. So, 10/2 + 9/35 = 184/35
    In mixed form: 59/35

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