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Add 30/56 and 50/18

1st number: 30/56, 2nd number: 2 14/18

30/56 + 50/18 is 835/252.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 18 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    30/56 = 30 × 9/56 × 9 = 270/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 28 = 504,
    50/18 = 50 × 28/18 × 28 = 1400/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    270/504 + 1400/504 = 270 + 1400/504 = 1670/504
  5. 1670/504 simplified gives 835/252
  6. So, 30/56 + 50/18 = 835/252
    In mixed form: 379/252

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