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Add 96/35 and 70/80

1st number: 2 26/35, 2nd number: 70/80

96/35 + 70/80 is 1013/280.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 80 is 560

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 560
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 16 = 560,
    96/35 = 96 × 16/35 × 16 = 1536/560
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 80 × 7 = 560,
    70/80 = 70 × 7/80 × 7 = 490/560
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    1536/560 + 490/560 = 1536 + 490/560 = 2026/560
  5. 2026/560 simplified gives 1013/280
  6. So, 96/35 + 70/80 = 1013/280
    In mixed form: 3173/280

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