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Add 4/6 and 14/15

4/6 + 14/15 is 8/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 15 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    4/6 = 4 × 5/6 × 5 = 20/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 2 = 30,
    14/15 = 14 × 2/15 × 2 = 28/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/30 + 28/30 = 20 + 28/30 = 48/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 8/5
  6. In mixed form: 13/5

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