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Add 18/16 and 6/28

1st number: 1 2/16, 2nd number: 6/28

18/16 + 6/28 is 75/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 28 is 112
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 7 = 112,
    18/16 = 18 × 7/16 × 7 = 126/112
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 4 = 112,
    6/28 = 6 × 4/28 × 4 = 24/112
  4. Add the two fractions:
    126/112 + 24/112 = 126 + 24/112 = 150/112
  5. 150/112 simplified gives 75/56
  6. So, 18/16 + 6/28 = 75/56
    In mixed form: 119/56

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