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Add 7/5 and 10/7

1st number: 1 2/5, 2nd number: 1 3/7

7/5 + 10/7 is 99/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 7 is 35
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 7 = 35,
    7/5 = 7 × 7/5 × 7 = 49/35
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 5 = 35,
    10/7 = 10 × 5/7 × 5 = 50/35
  4. Add the two fractions:
    49/35 + 50/35 = 49 + 50/35 = 99/35
  5. In mixed form: 229/35

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