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Add 27/63 and 50/56

27/63 + 50/56 is 37/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 63 and 56 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 63 × 8 = 504,
    27/63 = 27 × 8/63 × 8 = 216/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    50/56 = 50 × 9/56 × 9 = 450/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/504 + 450/504 = 216 + 450/504 = 666/504
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 37/28
  6. In mixed form: 19/28

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