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Add 24/14 and 42/80

1st number: 1 10/14, 2nd number: 42/80

24/14 + 42/80 is 627/280.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 80 is 560
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 40 = 560,
    24/14 = 24 × 40/14 × 40 = 960/560
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 80 × 7 = 560,
    42/80 = 42 × 7/80 × 7 = 294/560
  4. Add the two fractions:
    960/560 + 294/560 = 960 + 294/560 = 1254/560
  5. 1254/560 simplified gives 627/280
  6. So, 24/14 + 42/80 = 627/280
    In mixed form: 267/280

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