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Add 54/28 and 9/35

1st number: 1 26/28, 2nd number: 9/35

54/28 + 9/35 is 153/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 35 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 5 = 140,
    54/28 = 54 × 5/28 × 5 = 270/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 4 = 140,
    9/35 = 9 × 4/35 × 4 = 36/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    270/140 + 36/140 = 270 + 36/140 = 306/140
  5. 306/140 simplified gives 153/70
  6. So, 54/28 + 9/35 = 153/70
    In mixed form: 213/70

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