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Add 56/8 and 50/54

1st number: 7 0/8, 2nd number: 50/54

56/8 + 50/54 is 214/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 54 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 27 = 216,
    56/8 = 56 × 27/8 × 27 = 1512/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 4 = 216,
    50/54 = 50 × 4/54 × 4 = 200/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1512/216 + 200/216 = 1512 + 200/216 = 1712/216
  5. 1712/216 simplified gives 214/27
  6. So, 56/8 + 50/54 = 214/27
    In mixed form: 725/27

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