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Add 2/14 and 24/70

2/14 + 24/70 is 17/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 70 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 70 × 1 = 70,
    24/70 = 24 × 1/70 × 1 = 24/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/70 + 24/70 = 10 + 24/70 = 34/70
  5. 34/70 simplified gives 17/35
  6. So, 2/14 + 24/70 = 17/35

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