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Add 84/56 and 75/18

1st number: 1 28/56, 2nd number: 4 3/18

84/56 + 75/18 is 17/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 18 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    84/56 = 84 × 9/56 × 9 = 756/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 28 = 504,
    75/18 = 75 × 28/18 × 28 = 2100/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    756/504 + 2100/504 = 756 + 2100/504 = 2856/504
  5. 2856/504 simplified gives 17/3
  6. So, 84/56 + 75/18 = 17/3
    In mixed form: 52/3

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