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Add 3/7 and 3/48

3/7 + 3/48 is 55/112.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 48 is 336
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 48 = 336,
    3/7 = 3 × 48/7 × 48 = 144/336
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 7 = 336,
    3/48 = 3 × 7/48 × 7 = 21/336
  4. Add the two fractions:
    144/336 + 21/336 = 144 + 21/336 = 165/336
  5. 165/336 simplified gives 55/112
  6. So, 3/7 + 3/48 = 55/112

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