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Add 36/14 and 4/18

1st number: 2 8/14, 2nd number: 4/18

36/14 + 4/18 is 176/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 18 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 9 = 126,
    36/14 = 36 × 9/14 × 9 = 324/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 7 = 126,
    4/18 = 4 × 7/18 × 7 = 28/126
  4. Add the two fractions:
    324/126 + 28/126 = 324 + 28/126 = 352/126
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 176/63
  6. In mixed form: 250/63

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