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Add 56/14 and 20/56

1st number: 4 0/14, 2nd number: 20/56

56/14 + 20/56 is 61/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 56 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 4 = 56,
    56/14 = 56 × 4/14 × 4 = 224/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 1 = 56,
    20/56 = 20 × 1/56 × 1 = 20/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    224/56 + 20/56 = 224 + 20/56 = 244/56
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/14
  6. In mixed form: 45/14

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