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Add 9/14 and 9/56

9/14 + 9/56 is 45/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 56 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 4 = 56,
    9/14 = 9 × 4/14 × 4 = 36/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 1 = 56,
    9/56 = 9 × 1/56 × 1 = 9/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    36/56 + 9/56 = 36 + 9/56 = 45/56
  5. So, 9/14 + 9/56 = 45/56

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