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Add 14/12 and 8/63

1st number: 1 2/12, 2nd number: 8/63

14/12 + 8/63 is 163/126.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 63 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 21 = 252,
    14/12 = 14 × 21/12 × 21 = 294/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 4 = 252,
    8/63 = 8 × 4/63 × 4 = 32/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    294/252 + 32/252 = 294 + 32/252 = 326/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 163/126
  6. In mixed form: 137/126

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