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Add 35/12 and 56/14

1st number: 2 11/12, 2nd number: 4 0/14

35/12 + 56/14 is 83/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 14 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 7 = 84,
    35/12 = 35 × 7/12 × 7 = 245/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 6 = 84,
    56/14 = 56 × 6/14 × 6 = 336/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    245/84 + 336/84 = 245 + 336/84 = 581/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 83/12
  6. In mixed form: 611/12

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