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Add 3/56 and 4/9

3/56 + 4/9 is 251/504.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 9 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    3/56 = 3 × 9/56 × 9 = 27/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 56 = 504,
    4/9 = 4 × 56/9 × 56 = 224/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    27/504 + 224/504 = 27 + 224/504 = 251/504

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