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Add 70/9 and 35/56

1st number: 7 7/9, 2nd number: 35/56

70/9 + 35/56 is 605/72.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 56 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 56 = 504,
    70/9 = 70 × 56/9 × 56 = 3920/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    35/56 = 35 × 9/56 × 9 = 315/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3920/504 + 315/504 = 3920 + 315/504 = 4235/504
  5. 4235/504 simplified gives 605/72
  6. So, 70/9 + 35/56 = 605/72
    In mixed form: 829/72

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