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Add 9/6 and 56/7

1st number: 1 3/6, 2nd number: 8 0/7

9/6 + 56/7 is 19/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 7 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    9/6 = 9 × 7/6 × 7 = 63/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 6 = 42,
    56/7 = 56 × 6/7 × 6 = 336/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    63/42 + 336/42 = 63 + 336/42 = 399/42
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/2
  6. In mixed form: 91/2

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