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Add 30/18 and 63/56

1st number: 1 12/18, 2nd number: 1 7/56

30/18 + 63/56 is 67/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 56 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 28 = 504,
    30/18 = 30 × 28/18 × 28 = 840/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    63/56 = 63 × 9/56 × 9 = 567/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    840/504 + 567/504 = 840 + 567/504 = 1407/504
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 67/24
  6. In mixed form: 219/24

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