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Add 14/60 and 9/45

14/60 + 9/45 is 13/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 45 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 3 = 180,
    14/60 = 14 × 3/60 × 3 = 42/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 4 = 180,
    9/45 = 9 × 4/45 × 4 = 36/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    42/180 + 36/180 = 42 + 36/180 = 78/180
  5. 78/180 simplified gives 13/30
  6. So, 14/60 + 9/45 = 13/30

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