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Add 1/36 and 63/4

1st number: 1/36, 2nd number: 15 3/4

1/36 + 63/4 is 142/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 4 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    1/36 = 1 × 1/36 × 1 = 1/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 9 = 36,
    63/4 = 63 × 9/4 × 9 = 567/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1/36 + 567/36 = 1 + 567/36 = 568/36
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 142/9
  6. In mixed form: 157/9

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