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Add 9/8 and 56/50

1st number: 1 1/8, 2nd number: 1 6/50

9/8 + 56/50 is 449/200.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 50 is 200
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 25 = 200,
    9/8 = 9 × 25/8 × 25 = 225/200
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 4 = 200,
    56/50 = 56 × 4/50 × 4 = 224/200
  4. Add the two fractions:
    225/200 + 224/200 = 225 + 224/200 = 449/200
  5. In mixed form: 249/200

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