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Add 25/56 and 5/28

25/56 + 5/28 is 5/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 28 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 1 = 56,
    25/56 = 25 × 1/56 × 1 = 25/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 2 = 56,
    5/28 = 5 × 2/28 × 2 = 10/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/56 + 10/56 = 25 + 10/56 = 35/56
  5. 35/56 simplified gives 5/8
  6. So, 25/56 + 5/28 = 5/8

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