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Add 2/16 and 35/63

2/16 + 35/63 is 49/72.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 63 is 1008
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 63 = 1008,
    2/16 = 2 × 63/16 × 63 = 126/1008
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 16 = 1008,
    35/63 = 35 × 16/63 × 16 = 560/1008
  4. Add the two fractions:
    126/1008 + 560/1008 = 126 + 560/1008 = 686/1008
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 49/72

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