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Add 56/5 and 10/56

1st number: 11 1/5, 2nd number: 10/56

56/5 + 10/56 is 1593/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 56 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 56 = 280,
    56/5 = 56 × 56/5 × 56 = 3136/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    10/56 = 10 × 5/56 × 5 = 50/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3136/280 + 50/280 = 3136 + 50/280 = 3186/280
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1593/140
  6. In mixed form: 1153/140

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