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Add 1/25 and 21/56

1/25 + 21/56 is 83/200.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 56 is 1400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 56 = 1400,
    1/25 = 1 × 56/25 × 56 = 56/1400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 25 = 1400,
    21/56 = 21 × 25/56 × 25 = 525/1400
  4. Add the two fractions:
    56/1400 + 525/1400 = 56 + 525/1400 = 581/1400
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 83/200

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