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Add 8/6 and 9/56

1st number: 1 2/6, 2nd number: 9/56

8/6 + 9/56 is 251/168.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 28 = 168,
    8/6 = 8 × 28/6 × 28 = 224/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    9/56 = 9 × 3/56 × 3 = 27/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    224/168 + 27/168 = 224 + 27/168 = 251/168
  5. In mixed form: 183/168

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