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Add 3/4 and 1/40

3/4 + 1/40 is 31/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 40 is 40
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 10 = 40,
    3/4 = 3 × 10/4 × 10 = 30/40
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 40 × 1 = 40,
    1/40 = 1 × 1/40 × 1 = 1/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/40 + 1/40 = 30 + 1/40 = 31/40

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