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Add 1/56 and 7/27

1/56 + 7/27 is 419/1512.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 27 is 1512
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 27 = 1512,
    1/56 = 1 × 27/56 × 27 = 27/1512
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 56 = 1512,
    7/27 = 7 × 56/27 × 56 = 392/1512
  4. Add the two fractions:
    27/1512 + 392/1512 = 27 + 392/1512 = 419/1512

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