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Add 24/9 and 96/49

1st number: 2 6/9, 2nd number: 1 47/49

24/9 + 96/49 is 680/147.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 49 is 441
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 49 = 441,
    24/9 = 24 × 49/9 × 49 = 1176/441
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 9 = 441,
    96/49 = 96 × 9/49 × 9 = 864/441
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1176/441 + 864/441 = 1176 + 864/441 = 2040/441
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 680/147
  6. In mixed form: 492/147

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