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Add 10/56 and 2/75

10/56 + 2/75 is 431/2100.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 75 is 4200
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 75 = 4200,
    10/56 = 10 × 75/56 × 75 = 750/4200
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 56 = 4200,
    2/75 = 2 × 56/75 × 56 = 112/4200
  4. Add the two fractions:
    750/4200 + 112/4200 = 750 + 112/4200 = 862/4200
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 431/2100

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