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Add 5/54 and 6/56

5/54 + 6/56 is 151/756.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 56 is 1512
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 28 = 1512,
    5/54 = 5 × 28/54 × 28 = 140/1512
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 27 = 1512,
    6/56 = 6 × 27/56 × 27 = 162/1512
  4. Add the two fractions:
    140/1512 + 162/1512 = 140 + 162/1512 = 302/1512
  5. 302/1512 simplified gives 151/756
  6. So, 5/54 + 6/56 = 151/756

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