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Add 36/63 and 2/5

36/63 + 2/5 is 34/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 63 and 5 is 315
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 63 × 5 = 315,
    36/63 = 36 × 5/63 × 5 = 180/315
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 63 = 315,
    2/5 = 2 × 63/5 × 63 = 126/315
  4. Add the two fractions:
    180/315 + 126/315 = 180 + 126/315 = 306/315
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 34/35

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