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Add 2/56 and 35/27

1st number: 2/56, 2nd number: 1 8/27

2/56 + 35/27 is 1007/756.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 27 is 1512
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 27 = 1512,
    2/56 = 2 × 27/56 × 27 = 54/1512
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 56 = 1512,
    35/27 = 35 × 56/27 × 56 = 1960/1512
  4. Add the two fractions:
    54/1512 + 1960/1512 = 54 + 1960/1512 = 2014/1512
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1007/756
  6. In mixed form: 1251/756

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