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Add 70/56 and 1/36

1st number: 1 14/56, 2nd number: 1/36

70/56 + 1/36 is 23/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 36 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    70/56 = 70 × 9/56 × 9 = 630/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 14 = 504,
    1/36 = 1 × 14/36 × 14 = 14/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    630/504 + 14/504 = 630 + 14/504 = 644/504
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23/18
  6. In mixed form: 15/18

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