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Add 3/24 and 56/70

3/24 + 56/70 is 37/40.

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,
    3/24 = 3 × 35/24 × 35 = 105/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 12 = 840,
    56/70 = 56 × 12/70 × 12 = 672/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    105/840 + 672/840 = 105 + 672/840 = 777/840
  5. 777/840 simplified gives 37/40
  6. So, 3/24 + 56/70 = 37/40

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