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Add 9/12 and 24/35

9/12 + 24/35 is 201/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 35 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 35 = 420,
    9/12 = 9 × 35/12 × 35 = 315/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 12 = 420,
    24/35 = 24 × 12/35 × 12 = 288/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    315/420 + 288/420 = 315 + 288/420 = 603/420
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 201/140
  6. In mixed form: 161/140

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