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Add 84/56 and 1/18

1st number: 1 28/56, 2nd number: 1/18

84/56 + 1/18 is 14/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 18 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    84/56 = 84 × 9/56 × 9 = 756/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 28 = 504,
    1/18 = 1 × 28/18 × 28 = 28/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    756/504 + 28/504 = 756 + 28/504 = 784/504
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 14/9
  6. In mixed form: 15/9

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