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Add 5/4 and 9/28

1st number: 1 1/4, 2nd number: 9/28

5/4 + 9/28 is 11/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 28 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 7 = 28,
    5/4 = 5 × 7/4 × 7 = 35/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 1 = 28,
    9/28 = 9 × 1/28 × 1 = 9/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    35/28 + 9/28 = 35 + 9/28 = 44/28
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 11/7
  6. In mixed form: 14/7

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