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Add 27/24 and 56/70

1st number: 1 3/24, 2nd number: 56/70

27/24 + 56/70 is 77/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 70 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 35 = 840,
    27/24 = 27 × 35/24 × 35 = 945/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 12 = 840,
    56/70 = 56 × 12/70 × 12 = 672/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    945/840 + 672/840 = 945 + 672/840 = 1617/840
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 77/40
  6. In mixed form: 137/40

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