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Add 24/35 and 20/8

1st number: 24/35, 2nd number: 2 4/8

24/35 + 20/8 is 223/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 8 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 8 = 280,
    24/35 = 24 × 8/35 × 8 = 192/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 35 = 280,
    20/8 = 20 × 35/8 × 35 = 700/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    192/280 + 700/280 = 192 + 700/280 = 892/280
  5. 892/280 simplified gives 223/70
  6. So, 24/35 + 20/8 = 223/70
    In mixed form: 313/70

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