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Add 1/49 and 16/10

1st number: 1/49, 2nd number: 1 6/10

1/49 + 16/10 is 397/245.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 10 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 10 = 490,
    1/49 = 1 × 10/49 × 10 = 10/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 49 = 490,
    16/10 = 16 × 49/10 × 49 = 784/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/490 + 784/490 = 10 + 784/490 = 794/490
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 397/245
  6. In mixed form: 1152/245

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