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Add 45/7 and 2/56

1st number: 6 3/7, 2nd number: 2/56

45/7 + 2/56 is 181/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 56 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 8 = 56,
    45/7 = 45 × 8/7 × 8 = 360/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 1 = 56,
    2/56 = 2 × 1/56 × 1 = 2/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    360/56 + 2/56 = 360 + 2/56 = 362/56
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 181/28
  6. In mixed form: 613/28

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