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Add 3/18 and 30/49

3/18 + 30/49 is 229/294.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 49 is 882
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 49 = 882,
    3/18 = 3 × 49/18 × 49 = 147/882
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 18 = 882,
    30/49 = 30 × 18/49 × 18 = 540/882
  4. Add the two fractions:
    147/882 + 540/882 = 147 + 540/882 = 687/882
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 229/294

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