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Add 21/14 and 10/24

1st number: 1 7/14, 2nd number: 10/24

21/14 + 10/24 is 23/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 24 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 12 = 168,
    21/14 = 21 × 12/14 × 12 = 252/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,
    10/24 = 10 × 7/24 × 7 = 70/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    252/168 + 70/168 = 252 + 70/168 = 322/168
  5. 322/168 simplified gives 23/12
  6. So, 21/14 + 10/24 = 23/12
    In mixed form: 111/12

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