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Add 2/49 and 56/90

2/49 + 56/90 is 1462/2205.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 90 is 4410
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 90 = 4410,
    2/49 = 2 × 90/49 × 90 = 180/4410
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 49 = 4410,
    56/90 = 56 × 49/90 × 49 = 2744/4410
  4. Add the two fractions:
    180/4410 + 2744/4410 = 180 + 2744/4410 = 2924/4410
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1462/2205

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