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Add 35/4 and 40/50

1st number: 8 3/4, 2nd number: 40/50

35/4 + 40/50 is 191/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 50 is 100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 25 = 100,
    35/4 = 35 × 25/4 × 25 = 875/100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 2 = 100,
    40/50 = 40 × 2/50 × 2 = 80/100
  4. Add the two fractions:
    875/100 + 80/100 = 875 + 80/100 = 955/100
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 191/20
  6. In mixed form: 911/20

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