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Add 4/10 and 6/56

4/10 + 6/56 is 71/140.

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,
    4/10 = 4 × 28/10 × 28 = 112/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    6/56 = 6 × 5/56 × 5 = 30/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    112/280 + 30/280 = 112 + 30/280 = 142/280
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 71/140

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