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Add 56/84 and 8/14

56/84 + 8/14 is 26/21.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 14 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    56/84 = 56 × 1/84 × 1 = 56/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 6 = 84,
    8/14 = 8 × 6/14 × 6 = 48/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    56/84 + 48/84 = 56 + 48/84 = 104/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 26/21
  6. In mixed form: 15/21

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