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Add 28/6 and 56/9

1st number: 4 4/6, 2nd number: 6 2/9

28/6 + 56/9 is 98/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 9 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 3 = 18,
    28/6 = 28 × 3/6 × 3 = 84/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,
    56/9 = 56 × 2/9 × 2 = 112/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    84/18 + 112/18 = 84 + 112/18 = 196/18
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 98/9
  6. In mixed form: 108/9

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