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Add 70/27 and 5/56

1st number: 2 16/27, 2nd number: 5/56

70/27 + 5/56 is 4055/1512.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 56 is 1512
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 56 = 1512,
    70/27 = 70 × 56/27 × 56 = 3920/1512
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 27 = 1512,
    5/56 = 5 × 27/56 × 27 = 135/1512
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3920/1512 + 135/1512 = 3920 + 135/1512 = 4055/1512
  5. So, 70/27 + 5/56 = 4055/1512
    In mixed form: 21031/1512

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