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Add 56/75 and 14/8

1st number: 56/75, 2nd number: 1 6/8

56/75 + 14/8 is 749/300.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 8 is 600
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 8 = 600,
    56/75 = 56 × 8/75 × 8 = 448/600
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 75 = 600,
    14/8 = 14 × 75/8 × 75 = 1050/600
  4. Add the two fractions:
    448/600 + 1050/600 = 448 + 1050/600 = 1498/600
  5. 1498/600 simplified gives 749/300
  6. So, 56/75 + 14/8 = 749/300
    In mixed form: 2149/300

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