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Add 16/35 and 70/24

1st number: 16/35, 2nd number: 2 22/24

16/35 + 70/24 is 1417/420.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 24 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 24 = 840,
    16/35 = 16 × 24/35 × 24 = 384/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 35 = 840,
    70/24 = 70 × 35/24 × 35 = 2450/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    384/840 + 2450/840 = 384 + 2450/840 = 2834/840
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1417/420
  6. In mixed form: 3157/420

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