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Add 56/6 and 45/49

1st number: 9 2/6, 2nd number: 45/49

56/6 + 45/49 is 1507/147.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 49 is 294
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 49 = 294,
    56/6 = 56 × 49/6 × 49 = 2744/294
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 6 = 294,
    45/49 = 45 × 6/49 × 6 = 270/294
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2744/294 + 270/294 = 2744 + 270/294 = 3014/294
  5. 3014/294 simplified gives 1507/147
  6. So, 56/6 + 45/49 = 1507/147
    In mixed form: 1037/147

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