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Add 36/8 and 6/28

1st number: 4 4/8, 2nd number: 6/28

36/8 + 6/28 is 33/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 28 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,
    36/8 = 36 × 7/8 × 7 = 252/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 2 = 56,
    6/28 = 6 × 2/28 × 2 = 12/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    252/56 + 12/56 = 252 + 12/56 = 264/56
  5. 264/56 simplified gives 33/7
  6. So, 36/8 + 6/28 = 33/7
    In mixed form: 45/7

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