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Add 21/10 and 21/70

1st number: 2 1/10, 2nd number: 21/70

21/10 + 21/70 is 12/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 70 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    21/10 = 21 × 7/10 × 7 = 147/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,
    21/70 = 21 × 1/70 × 1 = 21/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    147/70 + 21/70 = 147 + 21/70 = 168/70
  5. 168/70 simplified gives 12/5
  6. So, 21/10 + 21/70 = 12/5
    In mixed form: 22/5

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