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Add 2/56 and 14/10

1st number: 2/56, 2nd number: 1 4/10

2/56 + 14/10 is 201/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 10 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    2/56 = 2 × 5/56 × 5 = 10/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 28 = 280,
    14/10 = 14 × 28/10 × 28 = 392/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/280 + 392/280 = 10 + 392/280 = 402/280
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 201/140
  6. In mixed form: 161/140

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