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Add 2/56 and 14/20

2/56 + 14/20 is 103/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 20 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 20 × 14 = 280,
    14/20 = 14 × 14/20 × 14 = 196/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/280 + 196/280 = 10 + 196/280 = 206/280
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 103/140

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