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Add 18/50 and 56/60

18/50 + 56/60 is 97/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 60 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,
    18/50 = 18 × 6/50 × 6 = 108/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 5 = 300,
    56/60 = 56 × 5/60 × 5 = 280/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/300 + 280/300 = 108 + 280/300 = 388/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 97/75
  6. In mixed form: 122/75

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