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Add 35/28 and 28/36

1st number: 1 7/28, 2nd number: 28/36

35/28 + 28/36 is 73/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 36 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 9 = 252,
    35/28 = 35 × 9/28 × 9 = 315/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 7 = 252,
    28/36 = 28 × 7/36 × 7 = 196/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    315/252 + 196/252 = 315 + 196/252 = 511/252
  5. 511/252 simplified gives 73/36
  6. So, 35/28 + 28/36 = 73/36
    In mixed form: 21/36

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