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Add 15/35 and 8/7

1st number: 15/35, 2nd number: 1 1/7

15/35 + 8/7 is 11/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 7 is 35
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 1 = 35,
    15/35 = 15 × 1/35 × 1 = 15/35
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 5 = 35,
    8/7 = 8 × 5/7 × 5 = 40/35
  4. Add the two fractions:
    15/35 + 40/35 = 15 + 40/35 = 55/35
  5. 55/35 simplified gives 11/7
  6. So, 15/35 + 8/7 = 11/7
    In mixed form: 14/7

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