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Add 36/10 and 45/56

1st number: 3 6/10, 2nd number: 45/56

36/10 + 45/56 is 1233/280.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 56 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 28 = 280,
    36/10 = 36 × 28/10 × 28 = 1008/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    45/56 = 45 × 5/56 × 5 = 225/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1008/280 + 225/280 = 1008 + 225/280 = 1233/280
  5. In mixed form: 4113/280

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