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Add 35/20 and 1/25

1st number: 1 15/20, 2nd number: 1/25

35/20 + 1/25 is 179/100.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 25 is 100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 5 = 100,
    35/20 = 35 × 5/20 × 5 = 175/100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 4 = 100,
    1/25 = 1 × 4/25 × 4 = 4/100
  4. Add the two fractions:
    175/100 + 4/100 = 175 + 4/100 = 179/100
  5. In mixed form: 179/100

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