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Add 7/6 and 7/16

1st number: 1 1/6, 2nd number: 7/16

7/6 + 7/16 is 77/48.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 16 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 8 = 48,
    7/6 = 7 × 8/6 × 8 = 56/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,
    7/16 = 7 × 3/16 × 3 = 21/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    56/48 + 21/48 = 56 + 21/48 = 77/48
  5. In mixed form: 129/48

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