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Add 36/56 and 4/80

36/56 + 4/80 is 97/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 80 is 560
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 10 = 560,
    36/56 = 36 × 10/56 × 10 = 360/560
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 80 × 7 = 560,
    4/80 = 4 × 7/80 × 7 = 28/560
  4. Add the two fractions:
    360/560 + 28/560 = 360 + 28/560 = 388/560
  5. 388/560 simplified gives 97/140
  6. So, 36/56 + 4/80 = 97/140

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