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Add 56/3 and 3/84

1st number: 18 2/3, 2nd number: 3/84

56/3 + 3/84 is 1571/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 84 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 28 = 84,
    56/3 = 56 × 28/3 × 28 = 1568/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    3/84 = 3 × 1/84 × 1 = 3/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1568/84 + 3/84 = 1568 + 3/84 = 1571/84
  5. In mixed form: 1859/84

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