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Add 10/70 and 9/36

10/70 + 9/36 is 11/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 36 is 1260
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 18 = 1260,
    10/70 = 10 × 18/70 × 18 = 180/1260
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 35 = 1260,
    9/36 = 9 × 35/36 × 35 = 315/1260
  4. Add the two fractions:
    180/1260 + 315/1260 = 180 + 315/1260 = 495/1260
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 11/28

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