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Add 18/4 and 14/60

1st number: 4 2/4, 2nd number: 14/60

18/4 + 14/60 is 71/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 15 = 60,
    18/4 = 18 × 15/4 × 15 = 270/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    14/60 = 14 × 1/60 × 1 = 14/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    270/60 + 14/60 = 270 + 14/60 = 284/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 71/15
  6. In mixed form: 411/15

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