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Add 27/21 and 10/56

1st number: 1 6/21, 2nd number: 10/56

27/21 + 10/56 is 41/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 8 = 168,
    27/21 = 27 × 8/21 × 8 = 216/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    10/56 = 10 × 3/56 × 3 = 30/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/168 + 30/168 = 216 + 30/168 = 246/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 41/28
  6. In mixed form: 113/28

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