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Add 56/36 and 54/70

1st number: 1 20/36, 2nd number: 54/70

56/36 + 54/70 is 733/315.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 70 is 1260
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 35 = 1260,
    56/36 = 56 × 35/36 × 35 = 1960/1260
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 18 = 1260,
    54/70 = 54 × 18/70 × 18 = 972/1260
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1960/1260 + 972/1260 = 1960 + 972/1260 = 2932/1260
  5. 2932/1260 simplified gives 733/315
  6. So, 56/36 + 54/70 = 733/315
    In mixed form: 2103/315

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