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Add 27/5 and 2/35

1st number: 5 2/5, 2nd number: 2/35

27/5 + 2/35 is 191/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 35 is 35
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 7 = 35,
    27/5 = 27 × 7/5 × 7 = 189/35
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 1 = 35,
    2/35 = 2 × 1/35 × 1 = 2/35
  4. Add the two fractions:
    189/35 + 2/35 = 189 + 2/35 = 191/35
  5. In mixed form: 516/35

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