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Add 72/7 and 8/36

1st number: 10 2/7, 2nd number: 8/36

72/7 + 8/36 is 662/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 36 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 36 = 252,
    72/7 = 72 × 36/7 × 36 = 2592/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 7 = 252,
    8/36 = 8 × 7/36 × 7 = 56/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2592/252 + 56/252 = 2592 + 56/252 = 2648/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 662/63
  6. In mixed form: 1032/63

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