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Add 35/6 and 6/40

1st number: 5 5/6, 2nd number: 6/40

35/6 + 6/40 is 359/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 40 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 20 = 120,
    35/6 = 35 × 20/6 × 20 = 700/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 40 × 3 = 120,
    6/40 = 6 × 3/40 × 3 = 18/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    700/120 + 18/120 = 700 + 18/120 = 718/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 359/60
  6. In mixed form: 559/60

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