Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 1/24 and 14/10

1st number: 1/24, 2nd number: 1 4/10

1/24 + 14/10 is 173/120.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 10 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    1/24 = 1 × 5/24 × 5 = 5/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 12 = 120,
    14/10 = 14 × 12/10 × 12 = 168/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    5/120 + 168/120 = 5 + 168/120 = 173/120
  5. In mixed form: 153/120

Related:

Use fraction calculator with our all-in-one calculator app: Download for Android, Download for iOS

© everydaycalculation.com