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Add 50/56 and 2/6

50/56 + 2/6 is 103/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 6 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    50/56 = 50 × 3/56 × 3 = 150/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 28 = 168,
    2/6 = 2 × 28/6 × 28 = 56/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/168 + 56/168 = 150 + 56/168 = 206/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 103/84
  6. In mixed form: 119/84

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