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Add 18/10 and 14/60

1st number: 1 8/10, 2nd number: 14/60

18/10 + 14/60 is 61/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    18/10 = 18 × 6/10 × 6 = 108/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    14/60 = 14 × 1/60 × 1 = 14/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/60 + 14/60 = 108 + 14/60 = 122/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/30
  6. In mixed form: 21/30

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