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Add 63/56 and 4/50

1st number: 1 7/56, 2nd number: 4/50

63/56 + 4/50 is 241/200.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 50 is 1400

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 1400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 25 = 1400,
    63/56 = 63 × 25/56 × 25 = 1575/1400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 28 = 1400,
    4/50 = 4 × 28/50 × 28 = 112/1400
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    1575/1400 + 112/1400 = 1575 + 112/1400 = 1687/1400
  5. 1687/1400 simplified gives 241/200
  6. So, 63/56 + 4/50 = 241/200
    In mixed form: 141/200

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