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Add 14/18 and 7/56

14/18 + 7/56 is 65/72.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 56 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 28 = 504,
    14/18 = 14 × 28/18 × 28 = 392/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    7/56 = 7 × 9/56 × 9 = 63/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    392/504 + 63/504 = 392 + 63/504 = 455/504
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 65/72

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