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Add 2/56 and 70/30

1st number: 2/56, 2nd number: 2 10/30

2/56 + 70/30 is 199/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 30 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 15 = 840,
    2/56 = 2 × 15/56 × 15 = 30/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 28 = 840,
    70/30 = 70 × 28/30 × 28 = 1960/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/840 + 1960/840 = 30 + 1960/840 = 1990/840
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 199/84
  6. In mixed form: 231/84

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