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Add 35/63 and 5/8

35/63 + 5/8 is 85/72.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 63 and 8 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 63 × 8 = 504,
    35/63 = 35 × 8/63 × 8 = 280/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 63 = 504,
    5/8 = 5 × 63/8 × 63 = 315/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    280/504 + 315/504 = 280 + 315/504 = 595/504
  5. 595/504 simplified gives 85/72
  6. So, 35/63 + 5/8 = 85/72
    In mixed form: 113/72

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