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Add 2/35 and 21/14

1st number: 2/35, 2nd number: 1 7/14

2/35 + 21/14 is 109/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 14 is 70

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    2/35 = 2 × 2/35 × 2 = 4/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    21/14 = 21 × 5/14 × 5 = 105/70
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    4/70 + 105/70 = 4 + 105/70 = 109/70
  5. So, 2/35 + 21/14 = 109/70
    In mixed form: 139/70

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