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Add 25/10 and 3/56

1st number: 2 5/10, 2nd number: 3/56

25/10 + 3/56 is 143/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 56 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 28 = 280,
    25/10 = 25 × 28/10 × 28 = 700/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    3/56 = 3 × 5/56 × 5 = 15/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    700/280 + 15/280 = 700 + 15/280 = 715/280
  5. 715/280 simplified gives 143/56
  6. So, 25/10 + 3/56 = 143/56
    In mixed form: 231/56

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