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Add 4/56 and 6/9

4/56 + 6/9 is 31/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 9 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    4/56 = 4 × 9/56 × 9 = 36/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 56 = 504,
    6/9 = 6 × 56/9 × 56 = 336/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    36/504 + 336/504 = 36 + 336/504 = 372/504
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 31/42

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