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Add 12/14 and 15/10

1st number: 12/14, 2nd number: 1 5/10

12/14 + 15/10 is 33/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    12/14 = 12 × 5/14 × 5 = 60/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    15/10 = 15 × 7/10 × 7 = 105/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    60/70 + 105/70 = 60 + 105/70 = 165/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 33/14
  6. In mixed form: 25/14

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