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Add 70/56 and 5/54

1st number: 1 14/56, 2nd number: 5/54

70/56 + 5/54 is 145/108.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 54 is 1512
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 27 = 1512,
    70/56 = 70 × 27/56 × 27 = 1890/1512
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 28 = 1512,
    5/54 = 5 × 28/54 × 28 = 140/1512
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1890/1512 + 140/1512 = 1890 + 140/1512 = 2030/1512
  5. 2030/1512 simplified gives 145/108
  6. So, 70/56 + 5/54 = 145/108
    In mixed form: 137/108

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