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Add 54/70 and 10/56

54/70 + 10/56 is 19/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 56 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 4 = 280,
    54/70 = 54 × 4/70 × 4 = 216/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    10/56 = 10 × 5/56 × 5 = 50/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/280 + 50/280 = 216 + 50/280 = 266/280
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/20

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