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Add 2/56 and 70/9

1st number: 2/56, 2nd number: 7 7/9

2/56 + 70/9 is 1969/252.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 9 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    2/56 = 2 × 9/56 × 9 = 18/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 56 = 504,
    70/9 = 70 × 56/9 × 56 = 3920/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/504 + 3920/504 = 18 + 3920/504 = 3938/504
  5. 3938/504 simplified gives 1969/252
  6. So, 2/56 + 70/9 = 1969/252
    In mixed form: 7205/252

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