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Add 6/56 and 12/63

6/56 + 12/63 is 25/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 63 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    6/56 = 6 × 9/56 × 9 = 54/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 8 = 504,
    12/63 = 12 × 8/63 × 8 = 96/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    54/504 + 96/504 = 54 + 96/504 = 150/504
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 25/84

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