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Add 35/3 and 27/56

1st number: 11 2/3, 2nd number: 27/56

35/3 + 27/56 is 2041/168.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 56 = 168,
    35/3 = 35 × 56/3 × 56 = 1960/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    27/56 = 27 × 3/56 × 3 = 81/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1960/168 + 81/168 = 1960 + 81/168 = 2041/168
  5. In mixed form: 1225/168

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