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Add 42/30 and 14/35

1st number: 1 12/30, 2nd number: 14/35

42/30 + 14/35 is 9/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 35 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    42/30 = 42 × 7/30 × 7 = 294/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 6 = 210,
    14/35 = 14 × 6/35 × 6 = 84/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    294/210 + 84/210 = 294 + 84/210 = 378/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 9/5
  6. In mixed form: 14/5

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