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Add 27/56 and 50/18

1st number: 27/56, 2nd number: 2 14/18

27/56 + 50/18 is 1643/504.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 18 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    27/56 = 27 × 9/56 × 9 = 243/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 28 = 504,
    50/18 = 50 × 28/18 × 28 = 1400/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    243/504 + 1400/504 = 243 + 1400/504 = 1643/504
  5. So, 27/56 + 50/18 = 1643/504
    In mixed form: 3131/504

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