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Add 36/15 and 8/49

1st number: 2 6/15, 2nd number: 8/49

36/15 + 8/49 is 628/245.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 49 is 735
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 49 = 735,
    36/15 = 36 × 49/15 × 49 = 1764/735
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 15 = 735,
    8/49 = 8 × 15/49 × 15 = 120/735
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1764/735 + 120/735 = 1764 + 120/735 = 1884/735
  5. 1884/735 simplified gives 628/245
  6. So, 36/15 + 8/49 = 628/245
    In mixed form: 2138/245

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