Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 9/12 and 24/14

1st number: 9/12, 2nd number: 1 10/14

9/12 + 24/14 is 69/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 14 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 7 = 84,
    9/12 = 9 × 7/12 × 7 = 63/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 6 = 84,
    24/14 = 24 × 6/14 × 6 = 144/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    63/84 + 144/84 = 63 + 144/84 = 207/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 69/28
  6. In mixed form: 213/28

Related:

Use fraction calculator with our all-in-one calculator app: Download for Android, Download for iOS

© everydaycalculation.com