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Add 27/18 and 2/35

1st number: 1 9/18, 2nd number: 2/35

27/18 + 2/35 is 109/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 35 is 630
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 35 = 630,
    27/18 = 27 × 35/18 × 35 = 945/630
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 18 = 630,
    2/35 = 2 × 18/35 × 18 = 36/630
  4. Add the two fractions:
    945/630 + 36/630 = 945 + 36/630 = 981/630
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 109/70
  6. In mixed form: 139/70

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