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Add 75/72 and 6/56

1st number: 1 3/72, 2nd number: 6/56

75/72 + 6/56 is 193/168.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 72 and 56 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 72 × 7 = 504,
    75/72 = 75 × 7/72 × 7 = 525/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    6/56 = 6 × 9/56 × 9 = 54/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    525/504 + 54/504 = 525 + 54/504 = 579/504
  5. 579/504 simplified gives 193/168
  6. So, 75/72 + 6/56 = 193/168
    In mixed form: 125/168

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