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Add 56/3 and 3/36

1st number: 18 2/3, 2nd number: 3/36

56/3 + 3/36 is 75/4.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 36 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 12 = 36,
    56/3 = 56 × 12/3 × 12 = 672/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    3/36 = 3 × 1/36 × 1 = 3/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    672/36 + 3/36 = 672 + 3/36 = 675/36
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 75/4
  6. In mixed form: 183/4

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