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Add 2/14 and 10/5

1st number: 2/14, 2nd number: 2 0/5

2/14 + 10/5 is 15/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 5 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    2/14 = 2 × 5/14 × 5 = 10/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 14 = 70,
    10/5 = 10 × 14/5 × 14 = 140/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/70 + 140/70 = 10 + 140/70 = 150/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 15/7
  6. In mixed form: 21/7

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