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Add 36/50 and 5/56

36/50 + 5/56 is 1133/1400.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 56 is 1400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 28 = 1400,
    36/50 = 36 × 28/50 × 28 = 1008/1400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 25 = 1400,
    5/56 = 5 × 25/56 × 25 = 125/1400
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1008/1400 + 125/1400 = 1008 + 125/1400 = 1133/1400

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