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Add 50/56 and 14/70

50/56 + 14/70 is 153/140.

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,
    50/56 = 50 × 5/56 × 5 = 250/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 4 = 280,
    14/70 = 14 × 4/70 × 4 = 56/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    250/280 + 56/280 = 250 + 56/280 = 306/280
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 153/140
  6. In mixed form: 113/140

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