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Add 8/4 and 35/70

1st number: 2 0/4, 2nd number: 35/70

8/4 + 35/70 is 5/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 70 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 35 = 140,
    8/4 = 8 × 35/4 × 35 = 280/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 2 = 140,
    35/70 = 35 × 2/70 × 2 = 70/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    280/140 + 70/140 = 280 + 70/140 = 350/140
  5. 350/140 simplified gives 5/2
  6. So, 8/4 + 35/70 = 5/2
    In mixed form: 21/2

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