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Add 2/7 and 9/48

2/7 + 9/48 is 53/112.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 48 is 336
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 48 = 336,
    2/7 = 2 × 48/7 × 48 = 96/336
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 7 = 336,
    9/48 = 9 × 7/48 × 7 = 63/336
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/336 + 63/336 = 96 + 63/336 = 159/336
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 53/112

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