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Add 12/35 and 56/10

1st number: 12/35, 2nd number: 5 6/10

12/35 + 56/10 is 208/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    12/35 = 12 × 2/35 × 2 = 24/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    56/10 = 56 × 7/10 × 7 = 392/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    24/70 + 392/70 = 24 + 392/70 = 416/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 208/35
  6. In mixed form: 533/35

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