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Add 7/36 and 35/20

1st number: 7/36, 2nd number: 1 15/20

7/36 + 35/20 is 35/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 20 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 5 = 180,
    7/36 = 7 × 5/36 × 5 = 35/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 9 = 180,
    35/20 = 35 × 9/20 × 9 = 315/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    35/180 + 315/180 = 35 + 315/180 = 350/180
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 35/18
  6. In mixed form: 117/18

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