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Add 21/6 and 9/49

1st number: 3 3/6, 2nd number: 9/49

21/6 + 9/49 is 361/98.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 49 is 294
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 49 = 294,
    21/6 = 21 × 49/6 × 49 = 1029/294
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 6 = 294,
    9/49 = 9 × 6/49 × 6 = 54/294
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1029/294 + 54/294 = 1029 + 54/294 = 1083/294
  5. 1083/294 simplified gives 361/98
  6. So, 21/6 + 9/49 = 361/98
    In mixed form: 367/98

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