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Add 16/4 and 1/49

1st number: 4 0/4, 2nd number: 1/49

16/4 + 1/49 is 197/49.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 49 is 196
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 49 = 196,
    16/4 = 16 × 49/4 × 49 = 784/196
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 4 = 196,
    1/49 = 1 × 4/49 × 4 = 4/196
  4. Add the two fractions:
    784/196 + 4/196 = 784 + 4/196 = 788/196
  5. 788/196 simplified gives 197/49
  6. So, 16/4 + 1/49 = 197/49
    In mixed form: 41/49

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