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Add 6/4 and 84/56

1st number: 1 2/4, 2nd number: 1 28/56

6/4 + 84/56 is 3/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 56 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 14 = 56,
    6/4 = 6 × 14/4 × 14 = 84/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 1 = 56,
    84/56 = 84 × 1/56 × 1 = 84/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    84/56 + 84/56 = 84 + 84/56 = 168/56
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 3/1

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