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Add 70/3 and 45/56

1st number: 23 1/3, 2nd number: 45/56

70/3 + 45/56 is 4055/168.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 56 = 168,
    70/3 = 70 × 56/3 × 56 = 3920/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    45/56 = 45 × 3/56 × 3 = 135/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3920/168 + 135/168 = 3920 + 135/168 = 4055/168
  5. In mixed form: 2423/168

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