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Add 60/35 and 12/56

1st number: 1 25/35, 2nd number: 12/56

60/35 + 12/56 is 27/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 56 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 8 = 280,
    60/35 = 60 × 8/35 × 8 = 480/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    12/56 = 12 × 5/56 × 5 = 60/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    480/280 + 60/280 = 480 + 60/280 = 540/280
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 27/14
  6. In mixed form: 113/14

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