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Add 8/35 and 20/8

1st number: 8/35, 2nd number: 2 4/8

8/35 + 20/8 is 191/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 8 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 8 = 280,
    8/35 = 8 × 8/35 × 8 = 64/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 35 = 280,
    20/8 = 20 × 35/8 × 35 = 700/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    64/280 + 700/280 = 64 + 700/280 = 764/280
  5. 764/280 simplified gives 191/70
  6. So, 8/35 + 20/8 = 191/70
    In mixed form: 251/70

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