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Add 12/7 and 42/90

1st number: 1 5/7, 2nd number: 42/90

12/7 + 42/90 is 229/105.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 90 is 630
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 90 = 630,
    12/7 = 12 × 90/7 × 90 = 1080/630
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 7 = 630,
    42/90 = 42 × 7/90 × 7 = 294/630
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1080/630 + 294/630 = 1080 + 294/630 = 1374/630
  5. 1374/630 simplified gives 229/105
  6. So, 12/7 + 42/90 = 229/105
    In mixed form: 219/105

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