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Add 2/56 and 35/45

2/56 + 35/45 is 205/252.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 45 is 2520
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 45 = 2520,
    2/56 = 2 × 45/56 × 45 = 90/2520
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 56 = 2520,
    35/45 = 35 × 56/45 × 56 = 1960/2520
  4. Add the two fractions:
    90/2520 + 1960/2520 = 90 + 1960/2520 = 2050/2520
  5. 2050/2520 simplified gives 205/252
  6. So, 2/56 + 35/45 = 205/252

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