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Add 6/20 and 6/56

6/20 + 6/56 is 57/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 56 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 14 = 280,
    6/20 = 6 × 14/20 × 14 = 84/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    6/56 = 6 × 5/56 × 5 = 30/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    84/280 + 30/280 = 84 + 30/280 = 114/280
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 57/140

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