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Add 7/28 and 56/18

1st number: 7/28, 2nd number: 3 2/18

7/28 + 56/18 is 121/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 18 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 9 = 252,
    7/28 = 7 × 9/28 × 9 = 63/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 14 = 252,
    56/18 = 56 × 14/18 × 14 = 784/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    63/252 + 784/252 = 63 + 784/252 = 847/252
  5. 847/252 simplified gives 121/36
  6. So, 7/28 + 56/18 = 121/36
    In mixed form: 313/36

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