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Add 56/30 and 54/48

1st number: 1 26/30, 2nd number: 1 6/48

56/30 + 54/48 is 359/120.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 48 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 8 = 240,
    56/30 = 56 × 8/30 × 8 = 448/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    54/48 = 54 × 5/48 × 5 = 270/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    448/240 + 270/240 = 448 + 270/240 = 718/240
  5. 718/240 simplified gives 359/120
  6. So, 56/30 + 54/48 = 359/120
    In mixed form: 2119/120

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