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Add 15/4 and 10/35

1st number: 3 3/4, 2nd number: 10/35

15/4 + 10/35 is 113/28.

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,
    15/4 = 15 × 35/4 × 35 = 525/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 4 = 140,
    10/35 = 10 × 4/35 × 4 = 40/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    525/140 + 40/140 = 525 + 40/140 = 565/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 113/28
  6. In mixed form: 41/28

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