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Add 28/14 and 25/8

1st number: 2 0/14, 2nd number: 3 1/8

28/14 + 25/8 is 41/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 8 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 4 = 56,
    28/14 = 28 × 4/14 × 4 = 112/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,
    25/8 = 25 × 7/8 × 7 = 175/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    112/56 + 175/56 = 112 + 175/56 = 287/56
  5. 287/56 simplified gives 41/8
  6. So, 28/14 + 25/8 = 41/8
    In mixed form: 51/8

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