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Add 54/8 and 3/28

1st number: 6 6/8, 2nd number: 3/28

54/8 + 3/28 is 48/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 28 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,
    54/8 = 54 × 7/8 × 7 = 378/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 2 = 56,
    3/28 = 3 × 2/28 × 2 = 6/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    378/56 + 6/56 = 378 + 6/56 = 384/56
  5. 384/56 simplified gives 48/7
  6. So, 54/8 + 3/28 = 48/7
    In mixed form: 66/7

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