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Add 56/18 and 72/75

1st number: 3 2/18, 2nd number: 72/75

56/18 + 72/75 is 916/225.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 75 is 450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 25 = 450,
    56/18 = 56 × 25/18 × 25 = 1400/450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 6 = 450,
    72/75 = 72 × 6/75 × 6 = 432/450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1400/450 + 432/450 = 1400 + 432/450 = 1832/450
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 916/225
  6. In mixed form: 416/225

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