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Add 56/84 and 9/24

56/84 + 9/24 is 25/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 24 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 2 = 168,
    56/84 = 56 × 2/84 × 2 = 112/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,
    9/24 = 9 × 7/24 × 7 = 63/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    112/168 + 63/168 = 112 + 63/168 = 175/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 25/24
  6. In mixed form: 11/24

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