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Add 7/45 and 56/8

1st number: 7/45, 2nd number: 7 0/8

7/45 + 56/8 is 322/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 8 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 8 = 360,
    7/45 = 7 × 8/45 × 8 = 56/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 45 = 360,
    56/8 = 56 × 45/8 × 45 = 2520/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    56/360 + 2520/360 = 56 + 2520/360 = 2576/360
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 322/45
  6. In mixed form: 77/45

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