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Add 30/2 and 63/56

1st number: 15 0/2, 2nd number: 1 7/56

30/2 + 63/56 is 129/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 56 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 28 = 56,
    30/2 = 30 × 28/2 × 28 = 840/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 1 = 56,
    63/56 = 63 × 1/56 × 1 = 63/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    840/56 + 63/56 = 840 + 63/56 = 903/56
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 129/8
  6. In mixed form: 161/8

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