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Add 14/30 and 56/9

1st number: 14/30, 2nd number: 6 2/9

14/30 + 56/9 is 301/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 9 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 3 = 90,
    14/30 = 14 × 3/30 × 3 = 42/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 10 = 90,
    56/9 = 56 × 10/9 × 10 = 560/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    42/90 + 560/90 = 42 + 560/90 = 602/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 301/45
  6. In mixed form: 631/45

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