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Add 36/9 and 28/35

1st number: 4 0/9, 2nd number: 28/35

36/9 + 28/35 is 24/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 35 is 315
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 35 = 315,
    36/9 = 36 × 35/9 × 35 = 1260/315
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 9 = 315,
    28/35 = 28 × 9/35 × 9 = 252/315
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1260/315 + 252/315 = 1260 + 252/315 = 1512/315
  5. 1512/315 simplified gives 24/5
  6. So, 36/9 + 28/35 = 24/5
    In mixed form: 44/5

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