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Add 9/35 and 8/7

1st number: 9/35, 2nd number: 1 1/7

9/35 + 8/7 is 7/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 7 is 35
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 1 = 35,
    9/35 = 9 × 1/35 × 1 = 9/35
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 5 = 35,
    8/7 = 8 × 5/7 × 5 = 40/35
  4. Add the two fractions:
    9/35 + 40/35 = 9 + 40/35 = 49/35
  5. 49/35 simplified gives 7/5
  6. So, 9/35 + 8/7 = 7/5
    In mixed form: 12/5

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