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Add 8/56 and 7/30

8/56 + 7/30 is 79/210.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 30 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 15 = 840,
    8/56 = 8 × 15/56 × 15 = 120/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 28 = 840,
    7/30 = 7 × 28/30 × 28 = 196/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    120/840 + 196/840 = 120 + 196/840 = 316/840
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 79/210

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