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Add 6/8 and 56/75

6/8 + 56/75 is 449/300.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 75 is 600
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 75 = 600,
    6/8 = 6 × 75/8 × 75 = 450/600
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 8 = 600,
    56/75 = 56 × 8/75 × 8 = 448/600
  4. Add the two fractions:
    450/600 + 448/600 = 450 + 448/600 = 898/600
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 449/300
  6. In mixed form: 1149/300

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