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Add 6/56 and 50/54

6/56 + 50/54 is 781/756.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 54 is 1512
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 27 = 1512,
    6/56 = 6 × 27/56 × 27 = 162/1512
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 28 = 1512,
    50/54 = 50 × 28/54 × 28 = 1400/1512
  4. Add the two fractions:
    162/1512 + 1400/1512 = 162 + 1400/1512 = 1562/1512
  5. 1562/1512 simplified gives 781/756
  6. So, 6/56 + 50/54 = 781/756
    In mixed form: 125/756

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