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184 + 2856 is 4384.

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 84 and 56 is**168**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 168 - For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 2 = 168,

184 = 1 × 284 × 2 = 2168 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,

2856 = 28 × 356 × 3 = 84168 - Add the two like fractions:

2168 + 84168 = 2 + 84168 = 86168 - 86/168 simplified gives 4384
- So, 1/84 + 28/56 = 43/84

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