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Add 2/15 and 35/9

1st number: 2/15, 2nd number: 3 8/9

2/15 + 35/9 is 181/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 9 is 45
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 3 = 45,
    2/15 = 2 × 3/15 × 3 = 6/45
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 5 = 45,
    35/9 = 35 × 5/9 × 5 = 175/45
  4. Add the two fractions:
    6/45 + 175/45 = 6 + 175/45 = 181/45
  5. In mixed form: 41/45

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