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Add 6/35 and 8/14

6/35 + 8/14 is 26/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 14 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    6/35 = 6 × 2/35 × 2 = 12/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    8/14 = 8 × 5/14 × 5 = 40/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    12/70 + 40/70 = 12 + 40/70 = 52/70
  5. 52/70 simplified gives 26/35
  6. So, 6/35 + 8/14 = 26/35

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