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Add 18/28 and 12/70

18/28 + 12/70 is 57/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 70 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 5 = 140,
    18/28 = 18 × 5/28 × 5 = 90/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 2 = 140,
    12/70 = 12 × 2/70 × 2 = 24/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    90/140 + 24/140 = 90 + 24/140 = 114/140
  5. 114/140 simplified gives 57/70
  6. So, 18/28 + 12/70 = 57/70

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