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Add 12/75 and 56/60

12/75 + 56/60 is 82/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 60 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 4 = 300,
    12/75 = 12 × 4/75 × 4 = 48/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 5 = 300,
    56/60 = 56 × 5/60 × 5 = 280/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    48/300 + 280/300 = 48 + 280/300 = 328/300
  5. 328/300 simplified gives 82/75
  6. So, 12/75 + 56/60 = 82/75
    In mixed form: 17/75

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