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Add 15/25 and 2/35

15/25 + 2/35 is 23/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 35 is 175
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 7 = 175,
    15/25 = 15 × 7/25 × 7 = 105/175
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 5 = 175,
    2/35 = 2 × 5/35 × 5 = 10/175
  4. Add the two fractions:
    105/175 + 10/175 = 105 + 10/175 = 115/175
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23/35

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