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Add 56/4 and 7/70

1st number: 14 0/4, 2nd number: 7/70

56/4 + 7/70 is 141/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 70 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 35 = 140,
    56/4 = 56 × 35/4 × 35 = 1960/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 2 = 140,
    7/70 = 7 × 2/70 × 2 = 14/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1960/140 + 14/140 = 1960 + 14/140 = 1974/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 141/10
  6. In mixed form: 141/10

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