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Add 9/4 and 45/35

1st number: 2 1/4, 2nd number: 1 10/35

9/4 + 45/35 is 99/28.

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,
    9/4 = 9 × 35/4 × 35 = 315/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 4 = 140,
    45/35 = 45 × 4/35 × 4 = 180/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    315/140 + 180/140 = 315 + 180/140 = 495/140
  5. 495/140 simplified gives 99/28
  6. So, 9/4 + 45/35 = 99/28
    In mixed form: 315/28

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