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Add 8/28 and 1/35

8/28 + 1/35 is 11/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 35 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 5 = 140,
    8/28 = 8 × 5/28 × 5 = 40/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 4 = 140,
    1/35 = 1 × 4/35 × 4 = 4/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/140 + 4/140 = 40 + 4/140 = 44/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 11/35

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