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Add 5/35 and 4/9

5/35 + 4/9 is 37/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 9 is 315
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 9 = 315,
    5/35 = 5 × 9/35 × 9 = 45/315
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 35 = 315,
    4/9 = 4 × 35/9 × 35 = 140/315
  4. Add the two fractions:
    45/315 + 140/315 = 45 + 140/315 = 185/315
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 37/63

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