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Add 7/18 and 24/56

7/18 + 24/56 is 103/126.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 56 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 28 = 504,
    7/18 = 7 × 28/18 × 28 = 196/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    24/56 = 24 × 9/56 × 9 = 216/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    196/504 + 216/504 = 196 + 216/504 = 412/504
  5. 412/504 simplified gives 103/126
  6. So, 7/18 + 24/56 = 103/126

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