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Add 63/56 and 8/10

1st number: 1 7/56, 2nd number: 8/10

63/56 + 8/10 is 77/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 10 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    63/56 = 63 × 5/56 × 5 = 315/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 28 = 280,
    8/10 = 8 × 28/10 × 28 = 224/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    315/280 + 224/280 = 315 + 224/280 = 539/280
  5. 539/280 simplified gives 77/40
  6. So, 63/56 + 8/10 = 77/40
    In mixed form: 137/40

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