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Add 14/25 and 25/49

14/25 + 25/49 is 1311/1225.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 49 is 1225
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 49 = 1225,
    14/25 = 14 × 49/25 × 49 = 686/1225
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 25 = 1225,
    25/49 = 25 × 25/49 × 25 = 625/1225
  4. Add the two fractions:
    686/1225 + 625/1225 = 686 + 625/1225 = 1311/1225
  5. In mixed form: 186/1225

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