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Add 2/49 and 27/8

1st number: 2/49, 2nd number: 3 3/8

2/49 + 27/8 is 1339/392.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 8 is 392
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 8 = 392,
    2/49 = 2 × 8/49 × 8 = 16/392
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 49 = 392,
    27/8 = 27 × 49/8 × 49 = 1323/392
  4. Add the two fractions:
    16/392 + 1323/392 = 16 + 1323/392 = 1339/392
  5. So, 2/49 + 27/8 = 1339/392
    In mixed form: 3163/392

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