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Add 18/56 and 3/28

18/56 + 3/28 is 3/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 28 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 1 = 56,
    18/56 = 18 × 1/56 × 1 = 18/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 2 = 56,
    3/28 = 3 × 2/28 × 2 = 6/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/56 + 6/56 = 18 + 6/56 = 24/56
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 3/7

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