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Add 9/40 and 56/10

1st number: 9/40, 2nd number: 5 6/10

9/40 + 56/10 is 233/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 10 is 40
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 1 = 40,
    9/40 = 9 × 1/40 × 1 = 9/40
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 4 = 40,
    56/10 = 56 × 4/10 × 4 = 224/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    9/40 + 224/40 = 9 + 224/40 = 233/40
  5. In mixed form: 533/40

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