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Add 5/63 and 56/60

5/63 + 56/60 is 319/315.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 63 and 60 is 1260
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 63 × 20 = 1260,
    5/63 = 5 × 20/63 × 20 = 100/1260
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 21 = 1260,
    56/60 = 56 × 21/60 × 21 = 1176/1260
  4. Add the two fractions:
    100/1260 + 1176/1260 = 100 + 1176/1260 = 1276/1260
  5. 1276/1260 simplified gives 319/315
  6. So, 5/63 + 56/60 = 319/315
    In mixed form: 14/315

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