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Add 40/6 and 10/56

1st number: 6 4/6, 2nd number: 10/56

40/6 + 10/56 is 575/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 28 = 168,
    40/6 = 40 × 28/6 × 28 = 1120/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    10/56 = 10 × 3/56 × 3 = 30/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1120/168 + 30/168 = 1120 + 30/168 = 1150/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 575/84
  6. In mixed form: 671/84

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