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Add 2/6 and 56/30

1st number: 2/6, 2nd number: 1 26/30

2/6 + 56/30 is 11/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    2/6 = 2 × 5/6 × 5 = 10/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    56/30 = 56 × 1/30 × 1 = 56/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/30 + 56/30 = 10 + 56/30 = 66/30
  5. 66/30 simplified gives 11/5
  6. So, 2/6 + 56/30 = 11/5
    In mixed form: 21/5

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