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Add 63/14 and 2/9

1st number: 4 7/14, 2nd number: 2/9

63/14 + 2/9 is 85/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 9 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 9 = 126,
    63/14 = 63 × 9/14 × 9 = 567/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 14 = 126,
    2/9 = 2 × 14/9 × 14 = 28/126
  4. Add the two fractions:
    567/126 + 28/126 = 567 + 28/126 = 595/126
  5. 595/126 simplified gives 85/18
  6. So, 63/14 + 2/9 = 85/18
    In mixed form: 413/18

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