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Add 14/49 and 48/70

14/49 + 48/70 is 34/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 70 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 10 = 490,
    14/49 = 14 × 10/49 × 10 = 140/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 7 = 490,
    48/70 = 48 × 7/70 × 7 = 336/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    140/490 + 336/490 = 140 + 336/490 = 476/490
  5. 476/490 simplified gives 34/35
  6. So, 14/49 + 48/70 = 34/35

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