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Add 3/49 and 3/8

3/49 + 3/8 is 171/392.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 8 is 392
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 8 = 392,
    3/49 = 3 × 8/49 × 8 = 24/392
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 49 = 392,
    3/8 = 3 × 49/8 × 49 = 147/392
  4. Add the two fractions:
    24/392 + 147/392 = 24 + 147/392 = 171/392
  5. So, 3/49 + 3/8 = 171/392

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