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Add 2/35 and 14/49

2/35 + 14/49 is 12/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 49 is 245
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 7 = 245,
    2/35 = 2 × 7/35 × 7 = 14/245
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 5 = 245,
    14/49 = 14 × 5/49 × 5 = 70/245
  4. Add the two fractions:
    14/245 + 70/245 = 14 + 70/245 = 84/245
  5. 84/245 simplified gives 12/35
  6. So, 2/35 + 14/49 = 12/35

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