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Add 10/6 and 7/4

1st number: 1 4/6, 2nd number: 1 3/4

10/6 + 7/4 is 41/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 4 is 12

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 2 = 12,
    10/6 = 10 × 2/6 × 2 = 20/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,
    7/4 = 7 × 3/4 × 3 = 21/12
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    20/12 + 21/12 = 20 + 21/12 = 41/12
  5. So, 10/6 + 7/4 = 41/12
    In mixed form: 35/12

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