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Add 72/35 and 35/64

1st number: 2 2/35, 2nd number: 35/64

72/35 + 35/64 is 5833/2240.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 64 is 2240

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 2240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 64 = 2240,
    72/35 = 72 × 64/35 × 64 = 4608/2240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 64 × 35 = 2240,
    35/64 = 35 × 35/64 × 35 = 1225/2240
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    4608/2240 + 1225/2240 = 4608 + 1225/2240 = 5833/2240
  5. So, 72/35 + 35/64 = 5833/2240
    In mixed form: 21353/2240

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