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1535 + 2056 is 1114.

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 35 and 56 is**280**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 280 - For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 8 = 280,

1535 = 15 × 835 × 8 = 120280 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,

2056 = 20 × 556 × 5 = 100280 - Add the two like fractions:

120280 + 100280 = 120 + 100280 = 220280 - 220/280 simplified gives 1114
- So, 15/35 + 20/56 = 11/14

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