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Add 25/12 and 84/56

1st number: 2 1/12, 2nd number: 1 28/56

25/12 + 84/56 is 43/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 14 = 168,
    25/12 = 25 × 14/12 × 14 = 350/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    84/56 = 84 × 3/56 × 3 = 252/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/168 + 252/168 = 350 + 252/168 = 602/168
  5. 602/168 simplified gives 43/12
  6. So, 25/12 + 84/56 = 43/12
    In mixed form: 37/12

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