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Add 56/25 and 18/60

1st number: 2 6/25, 2nd number: 18/60

56/25 + 18/60 is 127/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 60 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 60 × 5 = 300,
    18/60 = 18 × 5/60 × 5 = 90/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    672/300 + 90/300 = 672 + 90/300 = 762/300
  5. 762/300 simplified gives 127/50
  6. So, 56/25 + 18/60 = 127/50
    In mixed form: 227/50

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