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Add 14/4 and 16/5

1st number: 3 2/4, 2nd number: 3 1/5

14/4 + 16/5 is 67/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 5 is 20
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 5 = 20,
    14/4 = 14 × 5/4 × 5 = 70/20
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 4 = 20,
    16/5 = 16 × 4/5 × 4 = 64/20
  4. Add the two fractions:
    70/20 + 64/20 = 70 + 64/20 = 134/20
  5. 134/20 simplified gives 67/10
  6. So, 14/4 + 16/5 = 67/10
    In mixed form: 67/10

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