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Add 1/48 and 7/63

1/48 + 7/63 is 19/144.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 48 and 63 is 1008
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 48 × 21 = 1008,
    1/48 = 1 × 21/48 × 21 = 21/1008
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 16 = 1008,
    7/63 = 7 × 16/63 × 16 = 112/1008
  4. Add the two fractions:
    21/1008 + 112/1008 = 21 + 112/1008 = 133/1008
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/144

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