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Add 75/60 and 14/10

1st number: 1 15/60, 2nd number: 1 4/10

75/60 + 14/10 is 53/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 10 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    75/60 = 75 × 1/60 × 1 = 75/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    14/10 = 14 × 6/10 × 6 = 84/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    75/60 + 84/60 = 75 + 84/60 = 159/60
  5. 159/60 simplified gives 53/20
  6. So, 75/60 + 14/10 = 53/20
    In mixed form: 213/20

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