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Add 14/16 and 70/50

1st number: 14/16, 2nd number: 1 20/50

14/16 + 70/50 is 91/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 50 is 400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 25 = 400,
    14/16 = 14 × 25/16 × 25 = 350/400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 8 = 400,
    70/50 = 70 × 8/50 × 8 = 560/400
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/400 + 560/400 = 350 + 560/400 = 910/400
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 91/40
  6. In mixed form: 211/40

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