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Add 20/35 and 35/50

20/35 + 35/50 is 89/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 10 = 350,
    20/35 = 20 × 10/35 × 10 = 200/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    35/50 = 35 × 7/50 × 7 = 245/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    200/350 + 245/350 = 200 + 245/350 = 445/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 89/70
  6. In mixed form: 119/70

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