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Add 35/24 and 42/70

1st number: 1 11/24, 2nd number: 42/70

35/24 + 42/70 is 247/120.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 70 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 35 = 840,
    35/24 = 35 × 35/24 × 35 = 1225/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 12 = 840,
    42/70 = 42 × 12/70 × 12 = 504/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1225/840 + 504/840 = 1225 + 504/840 = 1729/840
  5. 1729/840 simplified gives 247/120
  6. So, 35/24 + 42/70 = 247/120
    In mixed form: 27/120

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