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Add 18/15 and 50/56

1st number: 1 3/15, 2nd number: 50/56

18/15 + 50/56 is 293/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 56 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 56 = 840,
    18/15 = 18 × 56/15 × 56 = 1008/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 15 = 840,
    50/56 = 50 × 15/56 × 15 = 750/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1008/840 + 750/840 = 1008 + 750/840 = 1758/840
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 293/140
  6. In mixed form: 213/140

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