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Add 4/14 and 2/49

4/14 + 2/49 is 16/49.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 49 is 98
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 7 = 98,
    4/14 = 4 × 7/14 × 7 = 28/98
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 2 = 98,
    2/49 = 2 × 2/49 × 2 = 4/98
  4. Add the two fractions:
    28/98 + 4/98 = 28 + 4/98 = 32/98
  5. 32/98 simplified gives 16/49
  6. So, 4/14 + 2/49 = 16/49

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