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Add 35/36 and 12/24

35/36 + 12/24 is 53/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 24 is 72
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 2 = 72,
    35/36 = 35 × 2/36 × 2 = 70/72
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 3 = 72,
    12/24 = 12 × 3/24 × 3 = 36/72
  4. Add the two fractions:
    70/72 + 36/72 = 70 + 36/72 = 106/72
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 53/36
  6. In mixed form: 117/36

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