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Add 24/15 and 9/49

1st number: 1 9/15, 2nd number: 9/49

24/15 + 9/49 is 437/245.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 49 is 735
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 49 = 735,
    24/15 = 24 × 49/15 × 49 = 1176/735
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 15 = 735,
    9/49 = 9 × 15/49 × 15 = 135/735
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1176/735 + 135/735 = 1176 + 135/735 = 1311/735
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 437/245
  6. In mixed form: 1192/245

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