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Add 56/14 and 28/27

1st number: 4 0/14, 2nd number: 1 1/27

56/14 + 28/27 is 136/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 27 is 378
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 27 = 378,
    56/14 = 56 × 27/14 × 27 = 1512/378
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 14 = 378,
    28/27 = 28 × 14/27 × 14 = 392/378
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1512/378 + 392/378 = 1512 + 392/378 = 1904/378
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 136/27
  6. In mixed form: 51/27

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