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Add 70/80 and 14/50

70/80 + 14/50 is 231/200.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 80 and 50 is 400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 80 × 5 = 400,
    70/80 = 70 × 5/80 × 5 = 350/400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 8 = 400,
    14/50 = 14 × 8/50 × 8 = 112/400
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/400 + 112/400 = 350 + 112/400 = 462/400
  5. 462/400 simplified gives 231/200
  6. So, 70/80 + 14/50 = 231/200
    In mixed form: 131/200

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