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Add 8/14 and 30/45

8/14 + 30/45 is 26/21.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 45 is 630
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 45 = 630,
    8/14 = 8 × 45/14 × 45 = 360/630
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 14 = 630,
    30/45 = 30 × 14/45 × 14 = 420/630
  4. Add the two fractions:
    360/630 + 420/630 = 360 + 420/630 = 780/630
  5. 780/630 simplified gives 26/21
  6. So, 8/14 + 30/45 = 26/21
    In mixed form: 15/21

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