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Add 27/49 and 8/30

27/49 + 8/30 is 601/735.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 30 is 1470
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 30 = 1470,
    27/49 = 27 × 30/49 × 30 = 810/1470
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 49 = 1470,
    8/30 = 8 × 49/30 × 49 = 392/1470
  4. Add the two fractions:
    810/1470 + 392/1470 = 810 + 392/1470 = 1202/1470
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 601/735

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