**1/3 + 56 = 56 1/3
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You can add a fraction to a whole number by converting the whole number into a fraction. In this article, you will learn how to add the fraction 1/3 to the whole number 56.

**How to add 1/3 plus 56
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**Step 1:
**Convert the whole number into a fraction by adding a denominator of 1. Any number with a denominator of 1 is equal to the number itself

**56/1
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**Step 2:
**Write your new problem

**1/3 + 56/1
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**Step 3:
**Multiply the first numerator with the second denominator

**1 x 1
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**Step 4:
**Multiply the first denominator with the second numerator

**3 x 56
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**Step 5:
**Multiply both denominators

**56 x 1
**

**Step 6: **Add the numerators (1 x 1) + (3 x 56) and divide the answer by (56 x 1)

**(1 X 1) + (3 x 56) / (56 x 1)
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**Step 7:
**Write the answer in its simplest form

**56 1/3
**

The answer to the problem 1/3 + 56 is: **56 1/3
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