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Add 30/21 and 28/56

1st number: 1 9/21, 2nd number: 28/56

30/21 + 28/56 is 27/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 8 = 168,
    30/21 = 30 × 8/21 × 8 = 240/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    28/56 = 28 × 3/56 × 3 = 84/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    240/168 + 84/168 = 240 + 84/168 = 324/168
  5. 324/168 simplified gives 27/14
  6. So, 30/21 + 28/56 = 27/14
    In mixed form: 113/14

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