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Add 56/35 and 35/96

1st number: 1 21/35, 2nd number: 35/96

56/35 + 35/96 is 943/480.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 96 is 3360

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 3360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 96 = 3360,
    56/35 = 56 × 96/35 × 96 = 5376/3360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 96 × 35 = 3360,
    35/96 = 35 × 35/96 × 35 = 1225/3360
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    5376/3360 + 1225/3360 = 5376 + 1225/3360 = 6601/3360
  5. 6601/3360 simplified gives 943/480
  6. So, 56/35 + 35/96 = 943/480
    In mixed form: 1463/480

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