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Add 30/28 and 49/18

1st number: 1 2/28, 2nd number: 2 13/18

30/28 + 49/18 is 239/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 18 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 9 = 252,
    30/28 = 30 × 9/28 × 9 = 270/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 14 = 252,
    49/18 = 49 × 14/18 × 14 = 686/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    270/252 + 686/252 = 270 + 686/252 = 956/252
  5. 956/252 simplified gives 239/63
  6. So, 30/28 + 49/18 = 239/63
    In mixed form: 350/63

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