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Add 7/35 and 2/30

7/35 + 2/30 is 4/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 30 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 6 = 210,
    7/35 = 7 × 6/35 × 6 = 42/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    2/30 = 2 × 7/30 × 7 = 14/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    42/210 + 14/210 = 42 + 14/210 = 56/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 4/15

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