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Add 3/4 and 18/56

3/4 + 18/56 is 15/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 56 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 14 = 56,
    3/4 = 3 × 14/4 × 14 = 42/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 1 = 56,
    18/56 = 18 × 1/56 × 1 = 18/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    42/56 + 18/56 = 42 + 18/56 = 60/56
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 15/14
  6. In mixed form: 11/14

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