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Add 70/36 and 90/40

1st number: 1 34/36, 2nd number: 2 10/40

70/36 + 90/40 is 151/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 40 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 10 = 360,
    70/36 = 70 × 10/36 × 10 = 700/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 40 × 9 = 360,
    90/40 = 90 × 9/40 × 9 = 810/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    700/360 + 810/360 = 700 + 810/360 = 1510/360
  5. 1510/360 simplified gives 151/36
  6. So, 70/36 + 90/40 = 151/36
    In mixed form: 47/36

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