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Add 10/28 and 9/8

1st number: 10/28, 2nd number: 1 1/8

10/28 + 9/8 is 83/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 8 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 2 = 56,
    10/28 = 10 × 2/28 × 2 = 20/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,
    9/8 = 9 × 7/8 × 7 = 63/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/56 + 63/56 = 20 + 63/56 = 83/56
  5. In mixed form: 127/56

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