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Add 12/81 and 63/49

1st number: 12/81, 2nd number: 1 14/49

12/81 + 63/49 is 271/189.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 81 and 49 is 3969

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 3969
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 81 × 49 = 3969,
    12/81 = 12 × 49/81 × 49 = 588/3969
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 81 = 3969,
    63/49 = 63 × 81/49 × 81 = 5103/3969
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    588/3969 + 5103/3969 = 588 + 5103/3969 = 5691/3969
  5. 5691/3969 simplified gives 271/189
  6. So, 12/81 + 63/49 = 271/189
    In mixed form: 182/189

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