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Add 56/3 and 7/56

1st number: 18 2/3, 2nd number: 7/56

56/3 + 7/56 is 451/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 56 = 168,
    56/3 = 56 × 56/3 × 56 = 3136/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    7/56 = 7 × 3/56 × 3 = 21/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3136/168 + 21/168 = 3136 + 21/168 = 3157/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 451/24
  6. In mixed form: 1819/24

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