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Add 27/10 and 5/56

1st number: 2 7/10, 2nd number: 5/56

27/10 + 5/56 is 781/280.

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,
    27/10 = 27 × 28/10 × 28 = 756/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    5/56 = 5 × 5/56 × 5 = 25/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    756/280 + 25/280 = 756 + 25/280 = 781/280
  5. In mixed form: 2221/280

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