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Add 4/40 and 6/35

4/40 + 6/35 is 19/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 35 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 7 = 280,
    4/40 = 4 × 7/40 × 7 = 28/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 8 = 280,
    6/35 = 6 × 8/35 × 8 = 48/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    28/280 + 48/280 = 28 + 48/280 = 76/280
  5. 76/280 simplified gives 19/70
  6. So, 4/40 + 6/35 = 19/70

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