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Add 3/14 and 8/3

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

3/14 + 8/3 is 121/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 3 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 3 = 42,
    3/14 = 3 × 3/14 × 3 = 9/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 14 = 42,
    8/3 = 8 × 14/3 × 14 = 112/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    9/42 + 112/42 = 9 + 112/42 = 121/42
  5. In mixed form: 237/42

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