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Add 5/4 and 2/35

1st number: 1 1/4, 2nd number: 2/35

5/4 + 2/35 is 183/140.

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,
    5/4 = 5 × 35/4 × 35 = 175/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 4 = 140,
    2/35 = 2 × 4/35 × 4 = 8/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    175/140 + 8/140 = 175 + 8/140 = 183/140
  5. In mixed form: 143/140

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