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Add 10/9 and 24/56

1st number: 1 1/9, 2nd number: 24/56

10/9 + 24/56 is 97/63.

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,
    10/9 = 10 × 56/9 × 56 = 560/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    24/56 = 24 × 9/56 × 9 = 216/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    560/504 + 216/504 = 560 + 216/504 = 776/504
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 97/63
  6. In mixed form: 134/63

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