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Add 40/4 and 7/35

1st number: 10 0/4, 2nd number: 7/35

40/4 + 7/35 is 51/5.

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,
    7/35 = 7 × 4/35 × 4 = 28/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1400/140 + 28/140 = 1400 + 28/140 = 1428/140
  5. 1428/140 simplified gives 51/5
  6. So, 40/4 + 7/35 = 51/5
    In mixed form: 101/5

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