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Add 10/7 and 35/36

1st number: 1 3/7, 2nd number: 35/36

10/7 + 35/36 is 605/252.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 36 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 36 = 252,
    10/7 = 10 × 36/7 × 36 = 360/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 7 = 252,
    35/36 = 35 × 7/36 × 7 = 245/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    360/252 + 245/252 = 360 + 245/252 = 605/252
  5. In mixed form: 2101/252

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