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Add 40/4 and 1/70

1st number: 10 0/4, 2nd number: 1/70

40/4 + 1/70 is 701/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 70 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 35 = 140,
    40/4 = 40 × 35/4 × 35 = 1400/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 2 = 140,
    1/70 = 1 × 2/70 × 2 = 2/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1400/140 + 2/140 = 1400 + 2/140 = 1402/140
  5. 1402/140 simplified gives 701/70
  6. So, 40/4 + 1/70 = 701/70
    In mixed form: 101/70

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