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Add 45/24 and 63/56

1st number: 1 21/24, 2nd number: 1 7/56

45/24 + 63/56 is 3/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,
    45/24 = 45 × 7/24 × 7 = 315/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    63/56 = 63 × 3/56 × 3 = 189/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    315/168 + 189/168 = 315 + 189/168 = 504/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 3/1

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