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Add 40/18 and 27/70

1st number: 2 4/18, 2nd number: 27/70

40/18 + 27/70 is 1643/630.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 70 is 630
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 35 = 630,
    40/18 = 40 × 35/18 × 35 = 1400/630
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 9 = 630,
    27/70 = 27 × 9/70 × 9 = 243/630
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1400/630 + 243/630 = 1400 + 243/630 = 1643/630
  5. In mixed form: 2383/630

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