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Add 40/12 and 1/35

1st number: 3 4/12, 2nd number: 1/35

40/12 + 1/35 is 353/105.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 35 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 35 = 420,
    40/12 = 40 × 35/12 × 35 = 1400/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 12 = 420,
    1/35 = 1 × 12/35 × 12 = 12/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1400/420 + 12/420 = 1400 + 12/420 = 1412/420
  5. 1412/420 simplified gives 353/105
  6. So, 40/12 + 1/35 = 353/105
    In mixed form: 338/105

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