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Add 70/4 and 1/35

1st number: 17 2/4, 2nd number: 1/35

70/4 + 1/35 is 1227/70.

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,
    70/4 = 70 × 35/4 × 35 = 2450/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 4 = 140,
    1/35 = 1 × 4/35 × 4 = 4/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2450/140 + 4/140 = 2450 + 4/140 = 2454/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1227/70
  6. In mixed form: 1737/70

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