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Add 96/35 and 70/56

1st number: 2 26/35, 2nd number: 1 14/56

96/35 + 70/56 is 559/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 56 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 8 = 280,
    96/35 = 96 × 8/35 × 8 = 768/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    70/56 = 70 × 5/56 × 5 = 350/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    768/280 + 350/280 = 768 + 350/280 = 1118/280
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 559/140
  6. In mixed form: 3139/140

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