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Add 35/8 and 2/6

1st number: 4 3/8, 2nd number: 2/6

35/8 + 2/6 is 113/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 6 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 3 = 24,
    35/8 = 35 × 3/8 × 3 = 105/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    2/6 = 2 × 4/6 × 4 = 8/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    105/24 + 8/24 = 105 + 8/24 = 113/24
  5. In mixed form: 417/24

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