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Add 9/2 and 1/70

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

9/2 + 1/70 is 158/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 70 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 35 = 70,
    9/2 = 9 × 35/2 × 35 = 315/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,
    1/70 = 1 × 1/70 × 1 = 1/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    315/70 + 1/70 = 315 + 1/70 = 316/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 158/35
  6. In mixed form: 418/35

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