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Add 40/4 and 5/35

1st number: 10 0/4, 2nd number: 5/35

40/4 + 5/35 is 71/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 35 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 35 × 4 = 140,
    5/35 = 5 × 4/35 × 4 = 20/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1400/140 + 20/140 = 1400 + 20/140 = 1420/140
  5. 1420/140 simplified gives 71/7
  6. So, 40/4 + 5/35 = 71/7
    In mixed form: 101/7

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