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Add 1/9 and 6/56

1/9 + 6/56 is 55/252.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 56 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 56 = 504,
    1/9 = 1 × 56/9 × 56 = 56/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    6/56 = 6 × 9/56 × 9 = 54/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    56/504 + 54/504 = 56 + 54/504 = 110/504
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 55/252

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