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Add 3/2 and 28/35

1st number: 1 1/2, 2nd number: 28/35

3/2 + 28/35 is 23/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 35 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 35 = 70,
    3/2 = 3 × 35/2 × 35 = 105/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    28/35 = 28 × 2/35 × 2 = 56/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    105/70 + 56/70 = 105 + 56/70 = 161/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23/10
  6. In mixed form: 23/10

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