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Add 56/6 and 12/75

1st number: 9 2/6, 2nd number: 12/75

56/6 + 12/75 is 712/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 75 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 25 = 150,
    56/6 = 56 × 25/6 × 25 = 1400/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 2 = 150,
    12/75 = 12 × 2/75 × 2 = 24/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1400/150 + 24/150 = 1400 + 24/150 = 1424/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 712/75
  6. In mixed form: 937/75

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