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Add 35/12 and 40/10

1st number: 2 11/12, 2nd number: 4 0/10

35/12 + 40/10 is 83/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 10 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 5 = 60,
    35/12 = 35 × 5/12 × 5 = 175/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    40/10 = 40 × 6/10 × 6 = 240/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    175/60 + 240/60 = 175 + 240/60 = 415/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 83/12
  6. In mixed form: 611/12

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