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Add 40/25 and 5/70

1st number: 1 15/25, 2nd number: 5/70

40/25 + 5/70 is 117/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 70 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 14 = 350,
    40/25 = 40 × 14/25 × 14 = 560/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 5 = 350,
    5/70 = 5 × 5/70 × 5 = 25/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    560/350 + 25/350 = 560 + 25/350 = 585/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 117/70
  6. In mixed form: 147/70

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