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Add 4/2 and 14/49

1st number: 2 0/2, 2nd number: 14/49

4/2 + 14/49 is 16/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 49 is 98
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 49 = 98,
    4/2 = 4 × 49/2 × 49 = 196/98
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 2 = 98,
    14/49 = 14 × 2/49 × 2 = 28/98
  4. Add the two fractions:
    196/98 + 28/98 = 196 + 28/98 = 224/98
  5. 224/98 simplified gives 16/7
  6. So, 4/2 + 14/49 = 16/7
    In mixed form: 22/7

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