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Add 63/4 and 6/56

1st number: 15 3/4, 2nd number: 6/56

63/4 + 6/56 is 111/7.

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,
    63/4 = 63 × 14/4 × 14 = 882/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 1 = 56,
    6/56 = 6 × 1/56 × 1 = 6/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    882/56 + 6/56 = 882 + 6/56 = 888/56
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 111/7
  6. In mixed form: 156/7

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