Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 4/14 and 7/60

4/14 + 7/60 is 169/420.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 60 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 30 = 420,
    4/14 = 4 × 30/14 × 30 = 120/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    7/60 = 7 × 7/60 × 7 = 49/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    120/420 + 49/420 = 120 + 49/420 = 169/420

MathStep (Works offline)

Download our mobile app and learn to work with fractions in your own time:
Android and iPhone/ iPad

Related:

© everydaycalculation.com