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Add 24/70 and 10/8

1st number: 24/70, 2nd number: 1 2/8

24/70 + 10/8 is 223/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 8 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 4 = 280,
    24/70 = 24 × 4/70 × 4 = 96/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 35 = 280,
    10/8 = 10 × 35/8 × 35 = 350/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/280 + 350/280 = 96 + 350/280 = 446/280
  5. 446/280 simplified gives 223/140
  6. So, 24/70 + 10/8 = 223/140
    In mixed form: 183/140

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