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Add 1/3 and 15/14

1st number: 1/3, 2nd number: 1 1/14

1/3 + 15/14 is 59/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 14 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 14 = 42,
    1/3 = 1 × 14/3 × 14 = 14/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 3 = 42,
    15/14 = 15 × 3/14 × 3 = 45/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    14/42 + 45/42 = 14 + 45/42 = 59/42
  5. In mixed form: 117/42

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