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Add 15/4 and 7/14

1st number: 3 3/4, 2nd number: 7/14

15/4 + 7/14 is 17/4.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 14 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 7 = 28,
    15/4 = 15 × 7/4 × 7 = 105/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 2 = 28,
    7/14 = 7 × 2/14 × 2 = 14/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    105/28 + 14/28 = 105 + 14/28 = 119/28
  5. 119/28 simplified gives 17/4
  6. So, 15/4 + 7/14 = 17/4
    In mixed form: 41/4

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