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Add 10/56 and 2/6

10/56 + 2/6 is 43/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 6 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    10/56 = 10 × 3/56 × 3 = 30/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 28 = 168,
    2/6 = 2 × 28/6 × 28 = 56/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/168 + 56/168 = 30 + 56/168 = 86/168
  5. 86/168 simplified gives 43/84
  6. So, 10/56 + 2/6 = 43/84

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