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Add 18/2 and 9/49

1st number: 9 0/2, 2nd number: 9/49

18/2 + 9/49 is 450/49.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 49 is 98
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 49 = 98,
    18/2 = 18 × 49/2 × 49 = 882/98
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 2 = 98,
    9/49 = 9 × 2/49 × 2 = 18/98
  4. Add the two fractions:
    882/98 + 18/98 = 882 + 18/98 = 900/98
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 450/49
  6. In mixed form: 99/49

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