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Add 2/35 and 24/45

2/35 + 24/45 is 62/105.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 45 is 315
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 9 = 315,
    2/35 = 2 × 9/35 × 9 = 18/315
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 7 = 315,
    24/45 = 24 × 7/45 × 7 = 168/315
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/315 + 168/315 = 18 + 168/315 = 186/315
  5. 186/315 simplified gives 62/105
  6. So, 2/35 + 24/45 = 62/105

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