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Add 70/36 and 25/10

1st number: 1 34/36, 2nd number: 2 5/10

70/36 + 25/10 is 40/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 10 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 5 = 180,
    70/36 = 70 × 5/36 × 5 = 350/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 18 = 180,
    25/10 = 25 × 18/10 × 18 = 450/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/180 + 450/180 = 350 + 450/180 = 800/180
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 40/9
  6. In mixed form: 44/9

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