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Add 14/8 and 90/56

1st number: 1 6/8, 2nd number: 1 34/56

14/8 + 90/56 is 47/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 56 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,
    14/8 = 14 × 7/8 × 7 = 98/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 1 = 56,
    90/56 = 90 × 1/56 × 1 = 90/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    98/56 + 90/56 = 98 + 90/56 = 188/56
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 47/14
  6. In mixed form: 35/14

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