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Add 1/56 and 2/10

1/56 + 2/10 is 61/280.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 10 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    1/56 = 1 × 5/56 × 5 = 5/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 28 = 280,
    2/10 = 2 × 28/10 × 28 = 56/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    5/280 + 56/280 = 5 + 56/280 = 61/280

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