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Add 5/56 and 3/70

5/56 + 3/70 is 37/280.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 70 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    5/56 = 5 × 5/56 × 5 = 25/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 4 = 280,
    3/70 = 3 × 4/70 × 4 = 12/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/280 + 12/280 = 25 + 12/280 = 37/280

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