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Add 20/8 and 49/63

1st number: 2 4/8, 2nd number: 49/63

20/8 + 49/63 is 59/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 63 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 63 = 504,
    20/8 = 20 × 63/8 × 63 = 1260/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 8 = 504,
    49/63 = 49 × 8/63 × 8 = 392/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1260/504 + 392/504 = 1260 + 392/504 = 1652/504
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 59/18
  6. In mixed form: 35/18

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