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Add 8/4 and 9/35

1st number: 2 0/4, 2nd number: 9/35

8/4 + 9/35 is 79/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 35 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 35 × 4 = 140,
    9/35 = 9 × 4/35 × 4 = 36/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    280/140 + 36/140 = 280 + 36/140 = 316/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 79/35
  6. In mixed form: 29/35

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