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Add 50/6 and 84/56

1st number: 8 2/6, 2nd number: 1 28/56

50/6 + 84/56 is 59/6.

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,
    50/6 = 50 × 28/6 × 28 = 1400/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    84/56 = 84 × 3/56 × 3 = 252/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1400/168 + 252/168 = 1400 + 252/168 = 1652/168
  5. 1652/168 simplified gives 59/6
  6. So, 50/6 + 84/56 = 59/6
    In mixed form: 95/6

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