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Add 56/6 and 1/45

1st number: 9 2/6, 2nd number: 1/45

56/6 + 1/45 is 421/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 45 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 15 = 90,
    56/6 = 56 × 15/6 × 15 = 840/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,
    1/45 = 1 × 2/45 × 2 = 2/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    840/90 + 2/90 = 840 + 2/90 = 842/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 421/45
  6. In mixed form: 916/45

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