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Add 42/4 and 10/14

1st number: 10 2/4, 2nd number: 10/14

42/4 + 10/14 is 157/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 14 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 7 = 28,
    42/4 = 42 × 7/4 × 7 = 294/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 2 = 28,
    10/14 = 10 × 2/14 × 2 = 20/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    294/28 + 20/28 = 294 + 20/28 = 314/28
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 157/14
  6. In mixed form: 113/14

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