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Add 4/49 and 27/8

1st number: 4/49, 2nd number: 3 3/8

4/49 + 27/8 is 1355/392.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 8 is 392
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 8 = 392,
    4/49 = 4 × 8/49 × 8 = 32/392
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 49 = 392,
    27/8 = 27 × 49/8 × 49 = 1323/392
  4. Add the two fractions:
    32/392 + 1323/392 = 32 + 1323/392 = 1355/392
  5. So, 4/49 + 27/8 = 1355/392
    In mixed form: 3179/392

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