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Add 70/56 and 2/60

1st number: 1 14/56, 2nd number: 2/60

70/56 + 2/60 is 77/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 60 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 15 = 840,
    70/56 = 70 × 15/56 × 15 = 1050/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 14 = 840,
    2/60 = 2 × 14/60 × 14 = 28/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1050/840 + 28/840 = 1050 + 28/840 = 1078/840
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 77/60
  6. In mixed form: 117/60

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