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Add 35/18 and 24/56

1st number: 1 17/18, 2nd number: 24/56

35/18 + 24/56 is 299/126.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 56 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 28 = 504,
    35/18 = 35 × 28/18 × 28 = 980/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    24/56 = 24 × 9/56 × 9 = 216/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    980/504 + 216/504 = 980 + 216/504 = 1196/504
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 299/126
  6. In mixed form: 247/126

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