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Add 56/14 and 28/9

1st number: 4 0/14, 2nd number: 3 1/9

56/14 + 28/9 is 64/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 9 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 9 = 126,
    56/14 = 56 × 9/14 × 9 = 504/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 14 = 126,
    28/9 = 28 × 14/9 × 14 = 392/126
  4. Add the two fractions:
    504/126 + 392/126 = 504 + 392/126 = 896/126
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 64/9
  6. In mixed form: 71/9

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