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Add 24/14 and 42/70

1st number: 1 10/14, 2nd number: 42/70

24/14 + 42/70 is 81/35.

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,
    24/14 = 24 × 5/14 × 5 = 120/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,
    42/70 = 42 × 1/70 × 1 = 42/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    120/70 + 42/70 = 120 + 42/70 = 162/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 81/35
  6. In mixed form: 211/35

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