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Add 7/10 and 5/56

7/10 + 5/56 is 221/280.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 56 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 28 = 280,
    7/10 = 7 × 28/10 × 28 = 196/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    5/56 = 5 × 5/56 × 5 = 25/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    196/280 + 25/280 = 196 + 25/280 = 221/280
  5. So, 7/10 + 5/56 = 221/280

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