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Add 1/49 and 8/70

1/49 + 8/70 is 33/245.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 70 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 70 × 7 = 490,
    8/70 = 8 × 7/70 × 7 = 56/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/490 + 56/490 = 10 + 56/490 = 66/490
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 33/245

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