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Add 56/30 and 7/56

1st number: 1 26/30, 2nd number: 7/56

56/30 + 7/56 is 239/120.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 56 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 28 = 840,
    56/30 = 56 × 28/30 × 28 = 1568/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 15 = 840,
    7/56 = 7 × 15/56 × 15 = 105/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1568/840 + 105/840 = 1568 + 105/840 = 1673/840
  5. 1673/840 simplified gives 239/120
  6. So, 56/30 + 7/56 = 239/120
    In mixed form: 1119/120

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