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Add 36/70 and 16/9

1st number: 36/70, 2nd number: 1 7/9

36/70 + 16/9 is 722/315.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 9 is 630
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 9 = 630,
    36/70 = 36 × 9/70 × 9 = 324/630
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 70 = 630,
    16/9 = 16 × 70/9 × 70 = 1120/630
  4. Add the two fractions:
    324/630 + 1120/630 = 324 + 1120/630 = 1444/630
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 722/315
  6. In mixed form: 292/315

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