Sum

2/7 + 1/2

#### Solution

Smallest common multiple of 2 and 7 is 14. so, making denominator of both the fractions 14.

2/7+1/2 = (2xx2)/(7xx2) + (1xx7)/(2xx7)

= 4/14 + 7/14

= (4+7)/14 = 11/14

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#### APPEARS IN

Balbharati Mathematics 5th Standard Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 5 Fractions
Problem Set 22 | Q 1.4 | Page 29