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Add 24/8 and 6/35

1st number: 3 0/8, 2nd number: 6/35

24/8 + 6/35 is 111/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 35 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 35 = 280,
    24/8 = 24 × 35/8 × 35 = 840/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 8 = 280,
    6/35 = 6 × 8/35 × 8 = 48/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    840/280 + 48/280 = 840 + 48/280 = 888/280
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 111/35
  6. In mixed form: 36/35

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