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Add 16/49 and 70/10

1st number: 16/49, 2nd number: 7 0/10

16/49 + 70/10 is 359/49.

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,
    16/49 = 16 × 10/49 × 10 = 160/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 49 = 490,
    70/10 = 70 × 49/10 × 49 = 3430/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    160/490 + 3430/490 = 160 + 3430/490 = 3590/490
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 359/49
  6. In mixed form: 716/49

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