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Add 35/9 and 27/56

1st number: 3 8/9, 2nd number: 27/56

35/9 + 27/56 is 2203/504.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 56 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 56 = 504,
    35/9 = 35 × 56/9 × 56 = 1960/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    27/56 = 27 × 9/56 × 9 = 243/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1960/504 + 243/504 = 1960 + 243/504 = 2203/504
  5. In mixed form: 4187/504

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