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Add 1/12 and 70/10

1st number: 1/12, 2nd number: 7 0/10

1/12 + 70/10 is 85/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 10 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 5 = 60,
    1/12 = 1 × 5/12 × 5 = 5/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    70/10 = 70 × 6/10 × 6 = 420/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    5/60 + 420/60 = 5 + 420/60 = 425/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 85/12
  6. In mixed form: 71/12

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