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Add 4/14 and 7/5

1st number: 4/14, 2nd number: 1 2/5

4/14 + 7/5 is 59/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 5 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    4/14 = 4 × 5/14 × 5 = 20/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 14 = 70,
    7/5 = 7 × 14/5 × 14 = 98/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/70 + 98/70 = 20 + 98/70 = 118/70
  5. 118/70 simplified gives 59/35
  6. So, 4/14 + 7/5 = 59/35
    In mixed form: 124/35

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