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Add 25/84 and 12/56

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

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 2 = 168,
    25/84 = 25 × 2/84 × 2 = 50/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    12/56 = 12 × 3/56 × 3 = 36/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/168 + 36/168 = 50 + 36/168 = 86/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 43/84

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