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Add 7/4 and 2/35

1st number: 1 3/4, 2nd number: 2/35

7/4 + 2/35 is 253/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 35 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 35 = 140,
    7/4 = 7 × 35/4 × 35 = 245/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 4 = 140,
    2/35 = 2 × 4/35 × 4 = 8/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    245/140 + 8/140 = 245 + 8/140 = 253/140
  5. In mixed form: 1113/140

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