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Add 10/70 and 40/5

1st number: 10/70, 2nd number: 8 0/5

10/70 + 40/5 is 57/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 5 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,
    10/70 = 10 × 1/70 × 1 = 10/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 14 = 70,
    40/5 = 40 × 14/5 × 14 = 560/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/70 + 560/70 = 10 + 560/70 = 570/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 57/7
  6. In mixed form: 81/7

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