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Add 2/49 and 70/27

1st number: 2/49, 2nd number: 2 16/27

2/49 + 70/27 is 3484/1323.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 27 is 1323
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 27 = 1323,
    2/49 = 2 × 27/49 × 27 = 54/1323
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 49 = 1323,
    70/27 = 70 × 49/27 × 49 = 3430/1323
  4. Add the two fractions:
    54/1323 + 3430/1323 = 54 + 3430/1323 = 3484/1323
  5. So, 2/49 + 70/27 = 3484/1323
    In mixed form: 2838/1323

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