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Add 3/4 and 2/40

3/4 + 2/40 is 4/5.

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,
    2/40 = 2 × 1/40 × 1 = 2/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/40 + 2/40 = 30 + 2/40 = 32/40
  5. 32/40 simplified gives 4/5
  6. So, 3/4 + 2/40 = 4/5

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