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Add 35/40 and 40/10

1st number: 35/40, 2nd number: 4 0/10

35/40 + 40/10 is 39/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 10 is 40
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 1 = 40,
    35/40 = 35 × 1/40 × 1 = 35/40
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 4 = 40,
    40/10 = 40 × 4/10 × 4 = 160/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    35/40 + 160/40 = 35 + 160/40 = 195/40
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 39/8
  6. In mixed form: 47/8

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