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Add 60/35 and 84/56

1st number: 1 25/35, 2nd number: 1 28/56

60/35 + 84/56 is 45/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 56 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 8 = 280,
    60/35 = 60 × 8/35 × 8 = 480/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    84/56 = 84 × 5/56 × 5 = 420/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    480/280 + 420/280 = 480 + 420/280 = 900/280
  5. 900/280 simplified gives 45/14
  6. So, 60/35 + 84/56 = 45/14
    In mixed form: 33/14

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