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Add 14/4 and 40/25

1st number: 3 2/4, 2nd number: 1 15/25

14/4 + 40/25 is 51/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 25 is 100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 25 = 100,
    14/4 = 14 × 25/4 × 25 = 350/100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 4 = 100,
    40/25 = 40 × 4/25 × 4 = 160/100
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/100 + 160/100 = 350 + 160/100 = 510/100
  5. 510/100 simplified gives 51/10
  6. So, 14/4 + 40/25 = 51/10
    In mixed form: 51/10

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