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Add 4/6 and 49/5

1st number: 4/6, 2nd number: 9 4/5

4/6 + 49/5 is 157/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 5 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    4/6 = 4 × 5/6 × 5 = 20/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 6 = 30,
    49/5 = 49 × 6/5 × 6 = 294/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/30 + 294/30 = 20 + 294/30 = 314/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 157/15
  6. In mixed form: 107/15

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