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Add 14/4 and 14/35

1st number: 3 2/4, 2nd number: 14/35

14/4 + 14/35 is 39/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 35 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 35 = 140,
    14/4 = 14 × 35/4 × 35 = 490/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 4 = 140,
    14/35 = 14 × 4/35 × 4 = 56/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    490/140 + 56/140 = 490 + 56/140 = 546/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 39/10
  6. In mixed form: 39/10

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