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Add 56/25 and 18/12

1st number: 2 6/25, 2nd number: 1 6/12

56/25 + 18/12 is 187/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 12 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 12 = 300,
    56/25 = 56 × 12/25 × 12 = 672/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    18/12 = 18 × 25/12 × 25 = 450/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    672/300 + 450/300 = 672 + 450/300 = 1122/300
  5. 1122/300 simplified gives 187/50
  6. So, 56/25 + 18/12 = 187/50
    In mixed form: 337/50

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