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Add 70/28 and 5/18

1st number: 2 14/28, 2nd number: 5/18

70/28 + 5/18 is 25/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 18 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 9 = 252,
    70/28 = 70 × 9/28 × 9 = 630/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 14 = 252,
    5/18 = 5 × 14/18 × 14 = 70/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    630/252 + 70/252 = 630 + 70/252 = 700/252
  5. 700/252 simplified gives 25/9
  6. So, 70/28 + 5/18 = 25/9
    In mixed form: 27/9

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