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Add 70/28 and 7/9

1st number: 2 14/28, 2nd number: 7/9

70/28 + 7/9 is 59/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 9 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 9 × 28 = 252,
    7/9 = 7 × 28/9 × 28 = 196/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    630/252 + 196/252 = 630 + 196/252 = 826/252
  5. 826/252 simplified gives 59/18
  6. So, 70/28 + 7/9 = 59/18
    In mixed form: 35/18

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