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Add 6/56 and 8/9

6/56 + 8/9 is 251/252.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 9 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 9 × 56 = 504,
    8/9 = 8 × 56/9 × 56 = 448/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    54/504 + 448/504 = 54 + 448/504 = 502/504
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 251/252

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