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Add 5/6 and 60/56

1st number: 5/6, 2nd number: 1 4/56

5/6 + 60/56 is 40/21.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 28 = 168,
    5/6 = 5 × 28/6 × 28 = 140/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    60/56 = 60 × 3/56 × 3 = 180/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    140/168 + 180/168 = 140 + 180/168 = 320/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 40/21
  6. In mixed form: 119/21

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