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Add 75/16 and 5/28

1st number: 4 11/16, 2nd number: 5/28

75/16 + 5/28 is 545/112.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 28 is 112
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 7 = 112,
    75/16 = 75 × 7/16 × 7 = 525/112
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 4 = 112,
    5/28 = 5 × 4/28 × 4 = 20/112
  4. Add the two fractions:
    525/112 + 20/112 = 525 + 20/112 = 545/112
  5. So, 75/16 + 5/28 = 545/112
    In mixed form: 497/112

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